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Activities include raising awareness meetings, training sessions, and workshops for exchanging best practices and mutual learning on gender equality policies. Read the latest news about the ongoing and upcoming activities.
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Tue, 06/15/2021 - 17:06
In a series of posts we present the current developments in gender equality in the GEinCEE CoP’s member organisatons. Read a post written by Petroula Mavrikiou from Frederic University.Frederick University is an energetic and vibrant...
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Fri, 04/16/2021 - 13:12
On the 19th of March the members of the GEinCEE CoP took part in the training on implementing Gender Equality Plans with the focus on Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) organised by Gender Equality Academy. With the assistance of Jovana Mihajlović...
Olga A. Kotowsk...
Tue, 03/09/2021 - 14:25
Team for Best Practices is presented by PhD Olga A. Kotowska-Wójcik, from Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University in Warsaw, Poland This is the team for women scientists, who are before achieving their academic career progression and furthermore are...
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Tue, 03/02/2021 - 11:32
Why should we conduct research on discrimination and equal treatment in academia? What should we investigate further and by what methods? Can we design Gender Equality Plan without a proper diagnosis of situation at the institution and of employees...
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Thu, 02/18/2021 - 11:32
In a series of posts we present the current developments in gender equality in the GEinCEE CoP’s member organisatons. Read a post written by Magdalena Stoch from the Pedagogical University of Krakow.  The Pedagogical University was...
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Tue, 12/08/2020 - 15:20
The international hybrid conference “Gender equality in CEE countries: Policies and practices 2020 / Institutional change through implementation of GEPs at the RPOs and RFOs in the CEE countries” was hold on 11 and 12 November 2020 by...
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Tue, 11/17/2020 - 13:36
An online meeting of the GEinCEE CoP on 20.10.2020 was a good opportunity to reflect on our recent activities and draw plans for nearest future. The majority of our member organisations decided to carry out a survey based on the GEAM tool to assess...
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Tue, 09/08/2020 - 11:30
On 3 September 2020 we had a seminar on GE Policies in Research and Academia organised by the ACT Consortium team from Jagiellonian University (Marta Warat, Ewa Krzaklewska, Paulina Sekuła). The seminar was convened within the framework of the...
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Tue, 07/14/2020 - 09:22
The spread of the Covid-19 pandemic precluded a face-to-face meeting of the GEinCEE CoP scheduled for April 2020 in beautiful Prague. A 2-day consolidating workshop was designed as a forum for exchange of experience and ideas between the...
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Tue, 06/02/2020 - 14:10
In a series of posts we present the current developments in gender equality in the GEinCEE CoP’s member organisatons. Read a post written by Eliška Handlířová and Jill Batdorf from the Central European Institute of Technology – Masaryk...
Ewa Stoecker
Thu, 05/14/2020 - 22:08
In this text I will present the new unit at Jagiellonian University, that is strengthening the struggle for equity and safety at university. I will present the duties of the department and describe two aspects in which we see the need to fight for a...
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Fri, 05/08/2020 - 09:20
In a series of posts we present the current developments in gender equality in the GEinCEE CoP’s member organisatons. Read a post written by Rūta Ruolytė-Verschoore and Aurelija Novelskeite.  Why is the participation of the Vilnius...
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Tue, 04/28/2020 - 09:41
In a series of posts we present the current developments in gender equality in the GEinCEE CoP’s member organisatons. Read a post written by Julija Mazuoliene and Aurelija Novelskeite. Why is the participation of the Lithuanian Social...
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Fri, 04/17/2020 - 12:53
In a series of posts we present the current developments in gender equality in the GEinCEE CoP’s member organisatons. Read a post written by Agata Rudnicka-Reichel and Patrycja Chudzicka-Dudzik from University of Lodz.The University of Lodz is...
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Thu, 04/09/2020 - 12:24
Since our Community last face-to-face meeting in November 2019 in Vilnius the the Community of Practice for Gender Equality in Central and Eastern Europe ‘On the way to GEP’ (GEinCEE CoP) has further developed its’ activities....
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Thu, 03/26/2020 - 09:24
The implementation of gender equality policies at Polish universities takes place both at the level of legislation and at the level of activity of specific institutional bodies. Read the second part of the analysis carried out by Patryk Sierpowski...
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Tue, 03/10/2020 - 08:25
In a series of posts we present the current developments in gender equality in the GEinCEE CoP’s member organisatons. Read a post written by Magdalena Żadkowska and Natasza Kosakowska-Berezecka from University of Gdansk.  How do we...
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Fri, 02/28/2020 - 08:47
 In a series of posts we present the current developments in gender equality in the GEinCEE CoP’s member organisatons and their motivations to join the CoP. Read a post written by Hanna Achremowicz from University of Wroclaw.   ...
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Tue, 02/18/2020 - 09:29
 In a series of posts we present the GEinCEE CoP members’ rationale for joining our Community and their current developments in gender equality. Read a post written by Anna Knapińska from National Information Processing Institute.  ...
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Fri, 01/24/2020 - 17:03
Polish universities are slowly becoming a space for implementing gender equality policies. The legal solutions are most often limited to the national provisions in force, they do not go beyond the conventional solutions of committees dealing with...
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Tue, 12/17/2019 - 15:40
GEinCEE CoP’s members met in Vilnius. The Community of Practice for Gender Equality in Central and Eastern Europe (GEinCEE CoP) met for the third time live on 20th of November 2019! 17 participants from 3 countries arrived to chilly...
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Mon, 11/04/2019 - 09:14
The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for GEinCEE CoP signed The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for establishing the Community of Practice for Gender Equality in Central and Eastern Europe ‘On the way to Gender Equality’ (GEinCEE CoP) has been...
Ewa Krzaklewska
Thu, 10/03/2019 - 11:33
We invite you to follow the Twitter account of the GEinCEE Community of Practice @ACTonGEinCEE. All CoP members are invited to post through our Twitter account!
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Wed, 09/11/2019 - 23:23
A presentation on the findings of the Community Mapping survey at the 14th ESA Conference Paulina Sekuła and Marta Warat, researchers from Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland and the members of the ACT consortium, gave a presentation on...
eciaputa
Tue, 09/03/2019 - 12:08
The Gender Studies Centre at the Faculty of Communication of Vilnius University is organizing an international conference to commemorate the 100 years anniversary of women’s right to vote in Lithuania and many other countries. It seeks to bring...
eciaputa
Tue, 08/20/2019 - 15:32
Ewa Krzaklewska and Katarzyna Jurzak, researcher and ACT local coordinator with Rector's Proxy for Students Safety and Security, talking about gender equality measures in academia, including ACT and Communities of Practice idea and activities: https...
eciaputa
Mon, 07/29/2019 - 09:18
Jagiellonian University’s Alma Mater on gender equality in the academia In one of the issues of Jagiellonian University’s periodics Alma Mater has been published an article on projects in the academy that has been realized within European Union’s...
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Mon, 07/22/2019 - 17:56
An Inauguration and Networking Event of the ACT GEinCEE CoP in KrakowAfter weeks of intense consultations the Community of Practice for Gender Equality in Central and Eastern Europe ‘On the way to GEP’ (GEinCEE CoP) has been launched....