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Article: Improving Female Researchers’ Careers through Gender Equality Plan Actions: Experiences from a Slovenian Research Institution

Thursday 20 May 2021
This article draws on experiences in implementing the Gender Equality Plan adopted at the Research Centre of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts in early 2019. It discusses the careers of female researchers, their prospects for career advancement, and how their

ZRC's female researchers (from Slovenia) achieved remarkable results in 2020 despite Covid-19

Gender and Science
Thursday 20 May 2021
The year 2020 was special in many ways. The pandemic revealed everything that was weak and on shaky foundations and which collapsed and fell apart under aggravated circumstances: from health systems to democratic arrangements.

Zoom of 2nd Multisectoral Conference

zoom of R&I Peers 2nd Multisectoral Conference
Tuesday 4 May 2021
Link to the zoom of the 2nd Multisectoral Conference:

2nd Multisectoral Conference - Presentations

2nd multisectoral conference
Wednesday 21 April 2021
The purpose of this conference is to disseminate the results and contribution of the R&I Peers project to advance the gender equality in research and innovation in EU.

Dr. Faiga Magzal, a women researcher from Gush Halav, Israel, researchs insomnia and its relationship to the gut

Thursday 8 April 2021
Dr. Faiga Magzal, a resident of Gush Halav, Israel, is a researcher in the Laboratory of Nutrition and Human Health at the MIGAL Research Institute and a faculty member in the Department of Food Science and Nutrition at Tel Hai College.

Should you wear red at work?

Wearing red
Tuesday 15 December 2020
So you’ve got a key presentation today in front of an important client or your boss, or perhaps you’re heading out for a high-stakes interview for the job of your dreams.

28 Ways for Men to be (Better) Allies with Women

28 ways for men to be better allies with women
Monday 14 December 2020
......maybe you'll use this article as a starting point for conversations on your team about how allyship can show up in the workplace and create a fairer, healthier culture for all. Link to full online article by Molly Gamble  - Friday, August 21st, 2020 in Becker's Hospital Review:

How Men Can Become Better Allies to Women

How Men Can Become Better Allies to Women
Monday 14 December 2020
Summary  - When men are deliberately engaged in gender inclusion programs, 96% of organizations see progress compared to only 30% of organizations where men are not engaged.

Early big-game hunting was likely gender neutral or nearly so.

Women hunters - Science Advances
Wednesday 25 November 2020
Female hunters of the early Americas 

The prestigious medical journal "The Lancet" has a whole issue dedicated to gender discrimination in the scientific community.

Lancet Cover from Feb 9, 2019
Wednesday 25 November 2020
The issue is from Feb. 9, 2019. Link: https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/issue/vol393no10171/PIIS0140-6736(19)X0006-9