LIBRA project

LIBRA project

LIBRA: Leading Innovative Measures to Reach Gender Balance in Research is an European project, awarded within the H2020 EU Call for Promoting Gender Equality in Research and Innovation. LIBRA is coordinated by the CRG and has the participation of ten European research institutes, all members of the EU-LIFE alliance.

After an initial assessment phase, the main goal is to implement Gender Equality Plans in all institutes addressing four key areas:

  • Recruitment policies and procedures.
  • Career development and training
  • Work-life balance
  • Sex and gender dimension of research

 

Photo from LIBRA Kick-off Meeting. The project started officially first of October and the whole consortium met on the 28th and 29th to kick-off the activities in Sitges, Barcelona