EQUAL-IST project has the following objectives:
- To set the scene for the implementation of structural changes in the involved IST (Information Sciences and Technology) research institutions (Research Performing Organisations, RPOs) towards the promotion of gender equality
- To enhance gender equality at the involved RPOs through the design and implementation of tailored GEPs containing specific measures (activities / practices / interventions) to address gender imbalance.
- To monitor and assess the results of GEPs implementation, refining the gender equality measures and ensuring their effectiveness, efficiency, and sustainability.
- To boost gender equality in research organisations at a national and international levels.