The DFG (German Research Foundation) regards equal opportunities for male and female scientists as essential for the advance of their projects. In the context of the “SFB 806 - Our way to Europe” the decision was made to establish this internet presence to promote gender-specific issues.
University of Cologne: action plan for women and work (2013-2015)
- Gender Equality Measures in Research Networks English Version
- Chancengleichheitsmaßnahmen in Forschungsverbünden German Version
The functions of Equality:
- to inform about the present situation of women in science
- to provide addresses of daycare facilities and family support
- to convey mentoring and training programs at the Universities of Aachen, Bonn and Cologne
- to establish a network of initiatives promoting gender-balance in science
You are very welcome to participate in Equality!