Gender Equality in Science across Disciplines

Gender Equality in Science across Disciplines,

A meeting with ISC Members convened by SCGES

Date and time: 14 February 2023, from 14:30 to 16;30 CET

Venue: Bâtiment de Recherche Sud, Room 0.015, Campus Condorcet, 5, cours des Humanités, 93300 Aubervilliers, (Greater Paris, France). Metro: Front Populaire (line 12)

Chair: Nathalie Fomproix, SCGES & IUBS

14:30 – 14:45: Alison Meston, ISC, ‘Overview of ISC’s Gender Equality in Science Programme’

14:45 – 15:00: Catherine Jami, SCGES & IUHPST, ‘The Standing Committee for Gender Equality in Science: A Very Short Introduction’ 

15:00 – 15:15: Carol Woodward, SCGES & ICIAM, ‘The Activities of SCGES, 2020-2022’

15:15 – 16:30: Discussion

An online attendance link can be provided to colleagues who register here but are unable to attend in person.

The aim of this meeting is to present SCGES and its activities to unions and associations and to invite them to join it.

SCGES is an independent committee formed in 2020 by nine international scientific organizations, most of which are full members of the International Science Council (ISC). Its aim is to ensure liaison amongst international scientific unions to foster gender equality in the scientific communities that the scientific unions represent.

Today, SCGES has twenty partners. They represent millions of scientists, brought together across disciplines to promote gender equality in science. One of SCGES’s priorities is to extend its partnership further among ISC International Union Members, and Associations affiliated with ISC.

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