Gender equality in research and innovation still faces some enduring challenges globally. Indeed, women continue to be under-represented in leadership and decision-making positions in most sectors. Also, according to She Figures, women remain significantly under-represented in the fields of information and communication technologies and engineering which...

In this blog, Tjaša Cankar looks at the meeting between two Slovenian institutions implementing gender equality plans, where best practices were shared, challenges were debated, risks and risk management practices were shared, and inter-institutional support was enhanced. Cankar is a research assistant in the GEARING-Roles...

This year, GEARING ROLES is celebrating International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month with some short videos created by our consortium members. We decided to use International Women’s Day as an opportunity to reflect on the achievements of the project now that we are over half-way...

“Gee!! I wish I were a man, I’d join the Navy” by Howard Chandler Christy (post-1917) (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Howard_Chandler_Christy_-_Gee_I_wish_I_were_a_Man,_I%27d_Join_the_Navy_-_Google_Art_Project.jpg). “Be a man and do it” … A smiling young woman in a US Navy uniform encourages men to join the Navy on a World War I recruitment poster....