Kompetenzzentrum Frauen in Wissenschaft und Forschung

Postponed to 2021: 20th Gender Summit – Latin America and the Caribbean, Brazil

Zeitraum: 04.11.20 - 05.11.20

Ort: Brazil

Enhancing scientific excellence to improve quality, equity, and societal relevance, of research outcomes

The 20th Gender Summit – LAC will take place in Brazil on 4-5 November 2020. The host city will be announced soon. It will be the third GS for Latin America and the Caribbean. GS20 has three ambitions:

  • Share knowledge and policy experience of different LAC countries and beyond in developing national frameworks to advance more equal representation of women and men across scientific fields and in decision-making and leadership roles in science and research
  • Foster diversity among researches and in scientific approaches especially in health, natural ecosystems, and sustainable development
  • Promote inter-institutional and international research collaborations, and inclusive, team-driven, innovative academic culture

The leading convenor organisations are the Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovation and Communication (MCTIC), the British Council, Elsevier, and Portia