Access to Washing Machines: an indicator for measuring advances in the global agendas on gender, sustainability and urban quality

2015 and 2016 will be two very important years for three global agendas at the United Nations. Firstly, the gender equality agenda marks the 20th anniversary of the Beijing World Women’s Conference in which gender mainstreaming was recognized as a main tool for promoting gender equality in all fields of policy. Secondly, the Sustainable Development…

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4th Engendering International Conference: ENGENDERING THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AGENDA

4th Engendering International Conference. 5-6 November 2015. Istanbul, Turkey ENGENDERING THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AGENDA The Conference Engendering the Sustainable Development Agenda will explore how gender issues intersect with the global sustainability agendas, by exploring feminist perspectives of architecture and urban planning practices, as well as the gender dimensions of mitigation and adaptation to climate change. 2015is a very important…

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ARTÍCULO EN EL ABC: “Las mujeres representan menos de un tercio de alumnos de carreras técnicas de UPM”

 “Las mujeres representan menos de un tercio de alumnos de carreras técnicas de UPM” Las mujeres representan menos de un tercio de los estudiantes de las ingenierías y carreras técnicas de la Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM), según un informe del centro universitario que insta a “crear un plan de acción para promover la igualdad…

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