Links of interest
11 de febrero: International Day of Women and Girls in Science
Athena SWAN Charter: Advance HE’s Athena SWAN Charter was established in 2005 to encourage and recognise commitment to advancing the careers of women in science, technology, engineering, maths and medicine (STEMM) employment in higher education and research
WISE campaign: Campaign for gender balance in science, technology & engineering
INSPIRA STEAM is a pioneering project in Euskadi for the promotion of the scientific-technological vocation among girls, based on awareness and orientation actions, taught by professional women from the world of research, science and technology.
The portal to excellent woman: www.academina-net.org A database of profiles of excellent female researchers from all disciplines.
Daphne Jackson Trust: Are you a scientist, technologist, engineer or mathematician who has had a career break of 2 or more years for family, caring or health reasons and wishes to return to research? If so the Daphne Jackson Trust may be able to help.
Dorothy Hodgkin Fellowship: This scheme offers a recognised first step into an independent research career for outstanding scientists at an early stage of their research career who require a flexible working pattern due to personal circumstances, such as parenting or caring responsibilities or health-related reasons.
News about women in research
- Women scientist: Spanish database for women in science (sign up and help us show that science also has women’s name)
- Request a woman scientist:”500 Women Scientists initiative” aims to build an inclusive scientific community dedicated to training a more diverse group of future leaders in science and to use the language of science to bridge divides and enhance global diplomacy.
- 11 mujeres emprendedoras que están abriendo camino en el sector salud. El 28% de las empresas biomédicas catalanas están creadas o dirigidas por una mujer y el porcentaje alcanza el 46% entre las startups creadas los dos últimos años. 11 emprendedoras del sector explican su experiencia y animan a visibilizar casos como el suyo para animar otras científicas a seguir su ejemplo.