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BALTIC STATES NETWORK "WOMEN IN SCIENCES AND HIGH TECHNOLOGY"

BALTIC STATES NETWORK "WOMEN IN SCIENCES AND HIGH TECHNOLOGY"

Objective

The project demonstrates the systematic and complex approach to the gender equality problem in Sciences and HT in the Baltic States. It is a logical continuation of a work done by ENWISE group. The goal of the project is the establishment of the interreg ional Baltic States Network ?Women in Sciences and HT? among women working groups, professional organizations and corresponding departments of the governmental institutions for creation of the common Baltic States strategy to increase women participatio n in Sciences (S) and High Technology (HT). It will help to compare and evaluate the existing policy measures and develop synergies between the national and the regional policies and formulate the new standpoint to the problem. With the purpose to ensur e a good substantiation and a higher efficiency of the developed strategy much attention will be given to the sociological analysis of factors determining the under representation of women in Sciences and HT in the Baltic States. The periodical exchang e of experience and good practice for realization of the gender equality in research, dissemination of the information and fostering of the integration of the gender dimension throughout the European research will be provided in the framework of the pro ject.

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Coordinator

UNIVERSITAS VILNENSIS

Address

Universiteto 3
Vilnius

Lithuania

Administrative Contact

Dalia SATKOVSKIENE (Prof.)

Participants (9)

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HARIDUS-JA TEADUS MINISTEERIUM

Estonia

KAUNO TECHNOLOGIJOS UNIVERSITETAS

Lithuania

LATVIJAS REPUBLIKAS IZGLITIBAS UN ZINATNES MINISTRIJA

Latvia

LATVIJAS UNIVERSITATE

Latvia

LIETUVOS RESPUBLIKOS SVIETIMO IR MOKSLO MINISTERIJA

Lithuania

POLSKIE TOWARZYSTWO FIZYCZNE

Poland

TARTU UELIKOOL

Estonia

UNIVERSITATEA DIN BUCURESTI

Romania

VILNIAUS UNIVERSITETO TEORINES FIZIKOS IR ASTRONOMIJOS INSTITUTAS

Lithuania

Project information

Grant agreement ID: 17170

  • Start date

    1 January 2006

  • End date

    31 December 2007

Funded under:

FP6-SOCIETY

  • Overall budget:

    € 393 600

  • EU contribution

    € 393 600

Coordinated by:

UNIVERSITAS VILNENSIS

Lithuania