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.
Ready for Dialogue Conference on the Gender Dimension in Science and Research dbb forum berlin, Germany 5th of NOVEMBER 2015 On 5 November 2015, 120 representatives of national and European associations, research institutions and research funding organis...Read More
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 June is the Swiss association KOFRAH/CODEFUHES. ...Read More
The European Platform of Women Scientists EPWS was profiled in the June 2016 edition of Open Science EU, a leading scientific open access journal dedicated to create a better understanding of the community of science and its possibilities. The article w...Read More
The French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS), the Université Paris Diderot, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle- Paris 3 and the Université Sorbonne Paris Cité (USPC), with strong support from the French Ministry for National Education, Hig...Read More
For the past 18 years, the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science program has encouraged, promoted and honoured women scientists all over the world. More than 2,500 researchers from 112 countries have been distinguished for their extraordi...Read More
The Gender Summit 9 Europe dates have been announced and the Call for Papers launched. Details available at gender-summit.com/about-gs9 The GS9 Europe theme is: Gender-based research, innovation and development for sustainable economies and societal ...Read More
Presentation of the Lithuanian translation of T.C. Chiang’s book “Chien-Shiung Wu: The First Lady of Physics" BASNET Forumas started a project aiming at raising the awareness of gender equality in research by showing achievements of wom...Read More
Originally published on International Innovation Gender equality and diversity is integral to scientific excellence, says Dr Jim Smith, Director of Research at the Francis Crick Institute and Deputy Chief Executive and Chief of Strat...Read More