21 Sep 2021

The Gender Summit 20 (2021 – LAC, the third held in Latin America ( is taking place from 15th to 23rd September 2021 as a virtual event.

17 Jun 2020

Together with her research team, Carolina Carrillo has developed a rapid and low cost test for the detection of COVID-19. In an exclusive interview with Gloria Bonder, Carrillo speaks about her work on COVID-19, as well as her career, and her dedication to gender equality in science.

27 Feb 2020

The coordinator of the GenderInSITE Regional Focal Point for Latin America and the Caribbean, Gloria Bonder, was interviewed by UNESCO about girls’ and women’s engagement in STEM education and careers in Latin America in advance of the International Day for Girls and Women in Science.

21 Aug 2019

Members of Mujeres x Ingeniería [Women for Engineering], a group of female students from the University of Jujuy, Argentina, tell the GenderInSITE Regional Focal point in Latin America and the Caribbean about the foundation of the group and their next initiatives to promote gender equality

30 Aug 2016


The National Assessment on Gender and STI for Argentina, produced by the UNESCO Chair on Women in S&T in Latin America, Dr Gloria Bonder, was released in March.

Background: National Assessments