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4 Mar 5 Mar 2019
“How to design, implement and follow-up a Gender Equality Plan” Date Monday, 4th March 2019, 12:30h-19:00h (and invited dinner) Tuesday, 5th March 2019, 08:30h-15:30h Target group Professionals working in Research Performing Institutions and Universities. Application Form: link Application deadline : closed. Number of participants is limited to 16 ...

Past Events

14 Feb 15 Feb 2019
“How to design, implement and follow-up a Gender Equality Plan” slide.png Date Thursday, 14th February 2019, 9h-19h (and invited dinner) Friday, 15th February 2019, 9h-14h Target group Professionals working in Research Performing Institutions in the European Union and associated countries ( link ). LIBRA’s expertise is mostly from life science ...
26 Sep 27 Sep 2018
Workshop Description meeting_picture4.png Males and females differ in their biochemistry. Often these differences are not considered in early stage and pre-clinical research leading to a biased understanding of human health (e.g. see Nature , Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews and Gendered Innovations ). The LIBRA project therefore not only ...
26 Jan 2017
On January 26th 2017, the HR experts of the LIBRA partner and associated institutes will participated in the LIBRA workshop on “Best practice in gender-inclusive recruitment processes” at CeMM in Vienna, Austria. The workshop gave training and first-hand insight into the topic of unbiased recruitment, to support the goal of the LIBRA project to ...
1 Dec 2016
The LIBRA Work-Life Balance training for leaders from HR departments and other administration staff was held on December 1, 2016 in Brno, Czech Republic. Finally, more than 30 participants representing almost the whole project consortium attended a one-day workshop, which was introduced by Andrea Handsteiner (BOKU, Wien, Austria) as a key note ...
1 Dec 2016
“Your Life, your science: getting the balance right for you” The Babraham Institute hosts a “My Life in Science“ seminar series as part of the LIBRA project. It aims to provide inspirational role models of scientists who have successfully negotiated ‘life’ challenges in their careers, to promote the benefits of maintaining a good work-life-balance ...
27 Oct 28 Oct 2016
The first annual meeting of LIBRA will take place at the NKI in Amsterdam on October 27-28, 2016. The meeting will be organised by the NKI and will join all LIBRA partners and associated partners and will be guided by the gender-in-science experts. Dr. Ineke Klinge, prof. Curt Rice and Dr. Inés Sánchez de Madariaga.
13 Sep 2016
Link to the Vitae Conference website . The slides are published here . Workshop overview: The H2020-funded collaborative project LIBRA (eu-libra.eu), comprising 13 research centres (from 13 different European countries) and a gender expert organisation, promotes gender equality in research. Based on initial assessments, LIBRA partner institutions ...
6 Nov 7 Nov 2015
Many of us will join the Gender Summit 7 - Europe in Berlin. Come and meet us! Two of our Advisory Board Members will contribute actively: Curt Rice will chair two panels: Panel 1: Assessment of individual excellence: metrics, merits and gender, and Panel 4: Demonstrating the benefits of supporting gender mainstreaming policy in science. And Ineke ...
28 Oct 29 Oct 2015
The LIBRA Kick-off Meeting will take place on the 28th and 29th of October in the small beach village Sitges close to Barcelona Airport. It is the first time the whole consortium comes together and we hope to have nice and productive atmosphere to kick-off the project. Each partner institution will be represented and we will appoint the General ...