The European Platform of Women Scientists is an international non-profit organisation that represents the needs, concerns, interests, and aspirations of more than 12.000 women scientists in Europe and beyond.
Since its inception in 2005, more than 100 networks of women scientists and organisations promoting women in science from 40 countries have joined the Platform, working for the promotion of equal opportunities in the research fields of all scientific disciplines and aiming to give women scientists a voice in European research policy.
The European Platform of Women Scientists has more than 100 member networks in 40 countries that represent more than 12.000 women researchers. Strengthened by the disciplinary and geographical diversity of its membership and its highly profiled Board of Administration, the Platform rapidly established its place in the European and national research policy debates.
Every month, for you, EPWS presents the characteristics and activities of one Member Association. Read all the previous Interviews with our Members here Our member for December is the the Dutch association Delft Women in Science (DeWiS) Network. &...Read More
The 5 ISA - V INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM OF AMONET, the Portuguese association of Women in Science , on “Gender Dimension in Science and Society” will take place in Lisbon on December 14-15 2017. The programme covers many aspects of gender dimen...Read More
In view of her merits in founding and running the European Platform of Women Scientists EPWS and in gratitude and appreciation of her achievements for the promotion of equal opportunities in science and research, the EPWS Board of Administration in August ...Read More
Panel Ready for Dialogue – Why the Gender Dimension in Science and Research needs Strong Strategic Partnerships at the international conference Present Challenges of Gender Studies, 29 September 2017, University of Cologne On 29 September 2017, the Euro...Read More
Brussels, 28-29 November 2017 This conference included two main parts: “Highlights from the five TRIGGER actions plans” and “Lessons learned from the TRIGGER project and future perspectives of the European strategies to pro...Read More
International Conference « Accelerating ERA development by promotion of Gender Equality in STEM Research » Vilnius, Lithuania November 20-21 2017 This high-level conference, patronised by the president of Lithuanian Republic H.E. Dalia Grybauska...Read More
The new calls “Science with and for Society” 2018-2020 are open. Science with and for society will help citizens, organisations and territories to open a new chapter of their development through joint research and innovation activities in five strategic...Read More
This event was co-organised by the French Consulate in Boston, Wellesley (girls) College and Sciences Po (politiques) Paris. The speakers were from France, French-speaking Africa and of course the United States. This allowed fruitful comparisons ...Read More
2nd call for 5 Doctoral Student (Early Stage Researcher) positions in GenomMed doctoral programme is now open! The GenomMed programme will train international experts in translational genomics aiming to solve health care -related questions in the fields...Read More