Due to the unforeseen circumstances created by the COVID-19 the GenBUDGET workshop has been cancelled until September 7-9, 2020.
We hope that you all keep your health during these challenging times.
January 14-15, 2020, the GenBUDGET CoP had its first face-to-face meeting at DESY headquarters in Hamburg.
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January 14-15, 2020, GenBUDGET CoP will have the first face-to-face meeting at DESY headquarters in Hamburg. The focus will be on the progress of the TIPs and how we want to continue our work.
On December 6th, Finnborg discussed research on universities funding and management at the University of Iceland. Her presentation was part of the lecture tour "Þekking til sölu? Markaðsvæðing akademíunnar" or "Knowledge for sale?
The GenBUDGET CoP is supported by the Horizon 2020 project ACT along with six other Communities of Practice (CoPs). The ACT project aims at accelerating gender equality and institutional change in research and innovation across Europe.
Second online meeting discussed the approaches to gender impact assessment.
Finnborg Salome Steinþórsdótir made a video about gender budgeting. In the video she discusses the experiences from the University of Iceland. See here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vruyQ9kHw1U
Finnborg Salome Steinþórsdótir made a video about gender budgeting. In the video she discusses the background and application of the strategy in research organisations. See here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G2F3cZP5OoE
Great first meeting last week! Thanks for participating and sharing your ideas. Our next meeting is scheduled in November.
The first online meeting of the GenBUDGET CoP will be September 24 at 15.00 (CEST time)
The focus will be: Discussion on the selection of a TIP
Separate Skype meetings have been held with all the CoP members to discuss ideas for Targeted Implementation Project (TIP) and potential ACT support activities. It was great to meet all the CoP members and hear their ideas!