Gender STI Applauds the Ljubljana Declaration on Gender Equality in Research and Innovation

The Gender STI project applauds the recent Ljubljana Declaration on gender equality in research and innovation.

The Gender STI project applauds the recent Ljubljana Declaration on gender equality in research and innovation, which acknowledges the importance of gender equality to the integrity and societal responsibility of research and urges signatories to be proactive in the creation of an inclusive scientific community.  The declaration was crafted under the Slovenian presidency of the Council of the European ... Read more

Gender STI Participates in Argentina’s Second “Women and the Brain” Conference

Argentina's Second Women and the Brain Conference

The Gender STI project was proud to participate in the “Second Women and the Brain Conference: Myths, Realities, and Different Perspectives” hosted by the Neuroscience and Complex Systems Studies Department (ENyS) at CONICET and the Argentine Network on Gender, Science, and Technology (RAGCyT). Gender STI presented the results of its “Survey on Gender Equality in STI Bilateral and Multilateral ... Read more

Gender STI Publishes Results From International Survey on Gender Equality in Cooperation Agreements

The Gender STI project is releasing a report with the results from its “Survey on Gender Equality in STI Bilateral and Multilateral Agreements,” an international effort to assess the state of gender equality in international cooperation agreements in science, technology, and innovation (STI). The report represents the project’s first results and has been submitted to the European ... Read more

Gender STI Co-Design Labs: America and Europe Agenda

Gender STI Co-Design Labs: Tackling Gender Equality in STI Worldwide Draft Agenda Co-Design Labs for Participants from America and Europe Lab 1: Wednesday, 15 September 2021 from 14:30 to 17:30 CET Lab 2: Thursday, 16 September 2021 from 14:30 to 17:30 CET Lab 3: Thursday, 7 October 2021 from 14:30 to 17:30 CET The Co-Design ... Read more

Gender STI Hosts Workshop on Integrating the Gender Perspective at IEEE BHI – BSN 2021

The Gender STI project is excited to address the topic of gender equality in science, technology and innovation (STI) at the renowned IEEE BHI – BSN 2021 Conference from July 27 to 30. Gender STI will host the “Integrating the Gender Perspective in Science, Technology and Innovation” workshop on at the IEEE BHI – BSN ... Read more

Gender STI Launches Survey on Gender Equality in International Cooperation in STI

The GENDER STI project on Monday launched a survey that aims to assess the current state of gender equality in international cooperation in science, technology and innovation (STI). Specifically, the survey will analyze gender equality in bilateral and multilateral agreements between European Member States, Associated Countries and selected third countries. The “Survey on Gender Equality ... Read more

22 Lessons From Women Leaders in Science, Technology and Innovation for International Women’s Day 2021

Gender STI's #WomenInLeadership featured the stories of 22 amazing women leaders from all over the globe for International Women's Day 2021.

For International Women’s Day, the Gender STI project launched #WomenInLeadership, a campaign to celebrate women leaders in science, technology and innovation (STI). Our partners nominated a variety of women leaders who were making a difference in their communities and fields, from professors and researchers to business executives and political leaders. On the big day, we ... Read more

Rachel Chikwamba: "The Sky Is the Limit, and Gender Has Nothing to Do With Your Possibilities"

Rachel Chikwamba, CSIR Group Executive, is one of Gender STI's #WomenInLeadership nominees.

Rachel Chikwamba was nominated for Gender STI's #WomenInLeadership Campaign, which celebrates women leaders in science, technology and innovation, by the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) in South Africa. She is the Group Executive: Chemicals, Agriculture, Food and Health at CSIR. In this role, she leads the implementation of the CSIR’s research, development and ... Read more