Category: News

2nd Webinar on Establishing Synergies between the EQUAL-IST Project and the EURAXESS Initiative and Network

Promotion of Gender Equality at EURAXESS and EQUAL-IST On February 28th, 2019 the 2nd Webinar on Establishing Synergies between the EQUAL-IST project and the EURAXESS initiative and network took place. The webinar was focused on the promotion of gender equality within the EURAXESS initiative and the EQUAL-IST project. The webinar was targeted at EURAXESS members…

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EQUAL -IST Online Toolkit

Great news from the EQUAL-IST Project We have developed an online toolkit for designing and implementing GEPs in ICT/IST research institutions! Our toolkit offers you support for structural changes in terms of gender equality via agile examples of good practices, concrete initiatives, tools and guidelines You can visit the Toolkit, by clicking here The Toolkit…

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EQUAL-IST Webinar on Sustainability of Gender Equality Plans and structural change measures in research organizations

4th of June 2018 13.00-14.30 CEST On “GoToMeeting” app The EQUAL-IST Team invites you to participate in the fourth Webinar titled: Sustainability of Gender Equality Plans and structural change measures in research organizations. During this online learning and sharing session, we would like to explore strategies and actions that can be taken by Research Organizations…

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EQUAL-IST is presenting at the International Conference on Gender Research ICGR 2018

On the 12 and 13th of April 2018, the EQUAL-IST project will participate and present two of its scientific publications at the International Conference on Gender Research ICGR 2018 that will take place in Porto, Portugal, while an EQUAL-IST Partner is invited as a Keynote speaker. EQUAL-IST will be more than present at the first…

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Our Second Webinar on Attracting and motivating girls toward STEM and ICT studies and professions has been completed successfully.

The Webinar was part of the EQUAL-IST Webinar Series: “Towards the implementation of the Gender Equality plans”, was held on the 16th of January 2018 via the “GoToMeeting” app and was about “Attracting and motivating girls toward the STEM and ICT studies and professions.” Significant speakers like Bianka Siwinska from the Educational Foundation “Perspektywy,” Line…

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Our First Webinar of the EQUAL-IST Webinar Series has been completed successfully

Our First Webinar of the EQUAL-IST Webinar Series: “Towards the implementation of Gender Equality Plans” on “Gender Sensitive Communication” has been completed successfully! The Webinar was held on the 3rd of November 2017 via the “gotomeeting” app and was about “Gender Sensitive Communication”. There were presentations on “Gender, language, empowerment” by Giuliana Giusti, Professor of…

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  • Kiev, Ukraine

The Victory of Female IT Students of S. Kuznets KhNUE at All-Ukrainian Hakaton for Girls

On October 21-22, 2017 in Kiev, the final stage of the All-Ukrainian Hackathon “Hack4Good: increasing the number of girls in STEM through IT technologies” took place. Hackaton organizers: Center for Development of Corporate Social Responsibility and UNFPA, United Nations Population Fund in Ukraine, with the financial support of the Austrian Embassy in Kiev, as well…

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Interesting Readings of the Month – September 2017

We have collected some interesting readings and publications published regarding Gender Equality in Information Science and Technology from Partners, Institutions and researchers which provide news ideas and points of view on the matter of Gender Equality in ICT/IST. We kindly recommend you, to have a look at them so you can keep in touch with…

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The first project year at a glance – The implementation process and what is coming up next

While most of the universities are closed due to summer holidays, the EQUAL-IST project partners are working intensively to design the first version of the Gender Equality Plans (GEPs). We have prepared for you a presentation of the work that has been conducted until lately, before we introduce our Gender Equality Plans. If you want…

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1st synergy meeting report, available

We are very happy to announce that our 1st synergy meeting report is available to download! Thank you Plotina, Baltic Gender, EFFORTI, SAGE, GENERA, LIBRA and your representatives that were so kind to participate to our first meeting. If you like to follow the news and keep track of our common efforts to promote #genderequality…

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