28 Aug 2019
The 16th Gender Summit-Asia Pacific will be held in Singapore from 28-29 August 2019. GenderInSITE will be represented by its Director, Roseanne Diab, who will participate in a panel session on “Improving and harmonizing statistical evidence on gender and diversity in STEM to guide STI policies”.
22 Jul 2019
The value of case studies as a tangible means to demonstrate the complex linkages between gender, innovation and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as was underscored at a recent Pretoria workshop by the impressive work of Prof Londa Schiebinger of Stanford...
18 Jul 2019
GenderInSITE will be present at the second Global Forum on Women in Scientific Research (GoFoWiSeR) to be held in Dakar, Senegal on 18 July 2019. Roseanne Diab will deliver a presentation titled “Pathways to Success”, drawing on key messages contained in the recently published report “...
16 Jul 2019
GenderInSITE's Prof Alice Abreu calls for "deep structural changes in institutions" at Federal University of Rio de Janeiro and Brazilian Chemical Society
This summer, the GenderInSITE report Pathways to Success: Bringing a gender lens to the scientific leadership of global challenges has been presented in three different venues in Brazil. ...
12 Jul 2019
“Women and girls must be recognised as both beneficiaries and creators of Science, Technology, and Innovation”: GenderInSITE’s Alice Abreu at the UN STI Forum
14 May 2019, New York For the first time, the Annual Multi-stakeholder Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for the Sustainable Development Goals (STI Forum 2019) included a session on Gender and Science, Technology, and Innovation for the Sustainable Development Goals, with the participation of Prof. Em. Alice Abreu, Director of GenderInSITE 2015-2017 and current GenderInSITE Steering...
10 Jul 2019
GenderInSITE Director Roseanne Diab will be presenting in a panel discussion on Lessons from institutions’ interventions to increase the number and experiences of female researchers on day two of the Global Forum on Women in Scientific Research, 08:30-10:30, alongside our sister organization, OWSD. Our Regional Focal Point for Africa will then be holding a regional launch event for our report,...
01 May 2019
GenderInSITE Director 2015-2017, Professor Alice Abreu, presented GenderInSITE’s latest report, Pathways to Success: Bringing a Gender Lens to the Scientific Leadership of Global Challenges at two pre-meeting events of the Global Research Council in São Paolo. Professor Abreu presented Pathways to Success at the Global Research Council’s Gender Working Group event, Global Research Council...
21 Mar 2019
GenderInSITE, represented by its Director, Prof Roseanne Diab, participated in a roundtable titled “What drives the gender gap in science, technology and innovation? And how do we close it?” at the 63rd session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women in New York on 20 March 2019. The session, which was organized by...
13 Mar 2019
GenderInSITE formally launched its report on “Pathways to Success: Bringing a Gender Lens to the Scientific Leadership of Global Challenges” at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris on 11 March 2019. Prof Linda Waldman, one of the lead authors, gave an overview...
11 Mar 2019
On 11 March 2019, the GenderInSITE Steering Committee, regional focal points, and active partners met at the headquarters of UNESCO in Paris, France. The participants discussed the continuing development of the initiative’s network and activities, including review of international and regional activities to date and discussion of strategic orientation and governance beyond the current 2017-2019...