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Resolution signed by more of 135 delegates at 24th Annual Conference of International Association for Feminist Economics (July 16-18, 2015) as personal expression of concern

Articleausterity - economic crisis - Europe - feminism - public finance

Passing the German reform of parental leave took almost ten years of work, but when it finally was lauched it had a significant positive effect on mother's employment rate. Yet legacies of a traditional family model in many of the public policies persist

Articleequal opportunities - families - good practice - institutions - labour - part-time - public expenditure - work life balance
Our house in Alex in the ‘30s– Rue Zangarola 4

Alexandria 1963- Athens 2015: considerations on the crisis

Articleeconomic crisis - Europe
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Recent Turkish elections saw radical changes in parliament composition opening a new political season. Feminists and LGBT activists played a fundamental role in this renewal

Articleequal opportunities - feminism - institutions
foto Flickr/Colin Harris ADE

How can we make gender equality a concrete reality? How can we promote and achieve equality between women and men in responsibilities, social and or decision-making opportunities, access to and control over resources?

Articleequal opportunities - institutions - research - science
 photo via Flickr/ Maia Weinstock

Addressing change to eradicate the causes of gender inequality in science. A huge challenge that the University of Milan is facing through the STAGES project

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At the University of Pisa the TRIGGER project promotes structural change to achieve gender equality in medicine and engineering, the two academic fields that show the worst gender figures.

Articleaffirmative actions - equal opportunities - Europe - innovation - institutions - science

GenderTime (Transferring Implementing Monitoring Equality) is a EU Project with the aim of promoting structural changes in research organizations to overcome the roadblocks that women in science have to face 

Articleaffirmative actions - equal opportunities - research - science
foto Flickr/Department of Computer and Information Science NTNU

A EU project with the aim of creating an environment where the capabilities of all the employees of research insititutions are valued, and female researchers are encouraged to develop their professional lives

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Seven european universities and research centres combating career instability and asymmetries in academy and research

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