Webinar on The Gender Gaps and the Biological Sciences
On the occasion of the UN International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, (25 November), and within the context of the Sustainable Development Goal N. 5 on“Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls”, the Working Group on Gender Equality of the International Union of Biological Sciences is launching the Webinar Series:“The Gender Gaps and the Biological Sciences”.
Join us for this very important discussion. Time: 8:00 — 10:00 AM GMT | 10 AM- Noon SAST | 1:30 — 3:30 PM IST
Speakers: Catherine Jami, CNRS, France Hayley Clements, CST, South Africa Lucilla Spini, UNIFI, Italy Renuka Badhe, EPB, Netherlands
Moderators: John Buckeridge, RMIT, Australia Lucilla Spini, UNIFI, Italy
The series is intended to provide a framework to discuss issues related to different gender gaps within the context of the biological sciences communities towards identifying actions towards gender equity and equality. Among the topics which will be addressed there is gender pay gaps, promotion gaps, funding, and publication gaps, the leaky pipeline, gender lens in research, harassment, and many more topics also triggered and proposed by the IUBS community!