The Funding Organisation for Gender (FORGEN) Community of Practice (CoP) was established in 2019, starting with 14 organisations and growing to 17 organisations (in 9 different countries) by 2021.
Research Funding Organisations (RFOs) play a critical role in addressing gender inequality in the research and innovation landscape. Equal opportunities in research are linked to success rates and participation in research funding.
Racism and discrimination are all over the news. Last week, our Executive Board expressed themselves strongly: "We want to dismantle the system of structural and systematic discrimination in our scientific community. Those are nice words, but what does that actually mean for us at NWO?
Science Foundation Ireland, as the seed partner in this CoP, are delighted to kick-off the FORGEN Community of Practice.