Gender Equality Strategy adopted by the General Assembly of RMEI 

Gender Equality Strategy adopted by the General Assembly of RMEI 

The member-universities of the Mediterranean Network of Engineering Schools (RMEI), represented by Deans, Directors and professors, have unanimously endorsed the Gender Equality Statement (GES) that was developed in the frame of TARGET in the General Assembly of the Network, on March 27 2019, at Sapienza University, in Rome. The GES complies with the vision for a sustainable […]

#GendeRRIng, a Twitter Campaign for March 8

#GendeRRIng, a Twitter Campaign for March 8

The #GendeRRIng Twitter campaign was a collaborative action designed to celebrate #8M, the International Women’s Day, in 2019. This collaborative action has created further synergies between sister Horizon2020 EU projects on gender equality in Research and Innovation (R&I). The campaign was designed and led by TARGET, GEECCO and ACT, and a further five participated: EFFORTI, […]

Main points of the FRRB Gender Equality Plan

Main points of the FRRB Gender Equality Plan

Fondazione Regionale per la Ricerca biomedica (FRRB) is a Regional Funding Agency. Its main aim is to fund hospitals and research centres through competitive calls for proposals for projects in the field of medicine and biomedical research. FRRB is also actively participating in a number of EU initiatives aimed at promoting personalised medicine in Europe […]

First Gender Equality Plan of the Research Promotion Foundation of Cyprus adopted

First Gender Equality Plan of the Research Promotion Foundation of Cyprus adopted

The Research Promotion Foundation (RPF), as the national research and innovation funding agency of Cyprus, adopted its first Gender Equality Plan 2018-2020 within the framework of the TARGET Project formalizing a set of actions aiming at long-term institutional transformation. The Plan was endorsed by the Foundation’s Board of Directors in October 2018 and immediately after that, […]

Presentation of TARGET project at the 1st ACT International Synergy Conference

Presentation of TARGET project at the 1st ACT International Synergy Conference

At the 1st ACT International Synergy Conference celebrated in Brussels on 25th February 2019, Anastasia Zabaniotou, Professor at Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in Greece and board member of the Mediterranean Network of Engineering Schools (RMEI) partner in the TARGET project, presented her experience of creating a Community of Practice to effect change by working on the […]

Third Target institutional workshop in Marseille

Third Target institutional workshop in Marseille

The third RMEI TARGET institutional workshop took place on 25th January 2019 at the Ecole Central in Marseille, France. Participants were the TARGET working group members, Angela Wroblewski (TARGET coordinator), Maria Caprile (TARGET partner, Notus Applied Social Research, Barcelona) and Leo Vincent (Honorary RMEI president). The workshop was very successful. The Gender Equality Strategy (GES) […]