The UNESCO Chair on Gender Equality Policies in Science, Technology and Innovation covers a wide range of activities. We collaborate and work for other educational and research institutions, public administrations, private companies and NGO’s.

We do basic and applied research, provide consultancy and strategic expert advice to public and private institutions, and have a lot of expertise in educational and training activities. The UNESCO Chair is part of a number of national and international networks; we have great capacity to carry on all scales of dissemination, advocacy and engagement activities.

We also support the engagement, promotion and leadership of professional and researcher women, in academia, public institutions and private sector.

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1. Research

We provide support at all stages of the process of integrating gender perspectives in curricula at undergraduate, postgraduate and lifelong learning programmes, including courses addressed to decision-makers.

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Gendered Innovations project

Pilot Safety Audit at Pradolongo Park in Madrid

TRIGGER-Transforming Institutions by Gendering Contents and Gaining Equality in Research

Research on Gender and Ageing in Metropolitan Transport for the Spanish Ministry of Public Work

Dissemination, advocacy and engagement

2. Dissemination, advocacy and engagement

We promote the sharing of knowledge among high-level, internationally-recognized research staff around the world, and with public and private organizations, engaging stakeholders and supporting advocacy for policy change.
Consultancy & technical assistance

3. Consultancy & technical assistance

We provide specialized technical assistance to public and private organizations geared to build institutional capacity for effective gender mainstreaming.

Activities

Pilot Safety Audit at Pradolongo Park in Madrid

TRIGGER-Transforming Institutions by Gendering Contents and Gaining Equality in Research

Diagnostic Report for the Gender Equality Strategy of the Madrid Regional Government

Education and training

4. Education and training

We promote, develop, execute and provide support for gender analysis in research, development and innovation, integrating sophisticated methods for gender analysis.
Strategic expert advice

5. Strategic expert advice

We provide strategic, customized expert advice to public and private organizations for gender mainstreaming their policies, plans, programs and projects, maximizing impact and ensuring effective implementation.

Activities

TRIGGER-Transforming Institutions by Gendering Contents and Gaining Equality in Research

Research on Gender and Ageing in Metropolitan Transport for the Spanish Ministry of Public Work

Gender Mainstreming in the Territorial Guidelines of the Basque Country. Proposals for Action.

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6. Support for professional women

If you are a woman wishing to develop your fullest potential in the professional fields of engineering, urban planning, housing, transportation, architecture, or STEM, you can reach us for mentoring, advice and support.