UW joins the Pink Boxes/ Różowe Skrzyneczki social campaign

The University of Warsaw joined the Różowa Skrzyneczka social campaign. It is an action based on placing boxes with sanitary towels and tampons in women’s toilets. They serve as additional support for people who do not have personal hygiene products with them. The Pink Boxes are designed to facilitate the functioning of students, PhD students… Czytaj więcej »

Important and useful information about parenthood in the Employment Handbook

We encourage you to read the information on parenthood at the University of Warsaw and disseminate the information among the employees . You can find it on the Human Resources Office website, in the Employment Handbook tab -> USEFUL INFORMATION IN THE EMPLOYMENT PROCESS -> Parenthood. There you can find some useful information on: Parental… Czytaj więcej »

16 Days of Action Against Domestic Violence

The annual campaign of 16 Days of Action Against Domestic Violence has started now, and runs from November 25, when International Day against Violence Against Women is celebrated, to December 10, when International Human Rights Day is held. The two dates are symbolically related – violence against women is a violation of human rights. In… Czytaj więcej »

Plenipotentiary for equality at the Faculty of Artes Liberales

We are pleased to announce that the Faculty of Artes Liberales has appointed Dr. Katarzyna Granicka as the representative for equality. On October 19, Dr. Granicka will take part in a meeting organized with the faculty student union on anti-discrimination and equality activities at the University of Warsaw.

Campus Letni: Summer Camp 2021 – let’s talk about equality and safety

The Summer Camp/ Campus Letni of the University of Warsaw, organized by the Students’ Union of the University of Warsaw, starts on September 24th. This is a camp organized for people who will start studies at the University of Warsaw. There are many attractions in the program – more details on the event’s FB On… Czytaj więcej »

International conference “Feminism and Law”

The conference titled “Feminism and Law” will take place on 23rd September (Thursday) at the Faculty of Law and Administration University of Warsaw. The primary aim of the conference is a follow-up of a feminist academic debate initiated during  the conferences organized at the Faculty of Law and Administration UW. The goal of the present conference… Czytaj więcej »

Invitation to the webinar “Gender Equality Plans – a new criterion in Horizon Europe”

We invite you to the webinar entitled Gender Equality Plans – a new criterion in Horizon Europe, which will be held on Thursday, 1st of July from 10.00-12.30. The webinar is organized by the NCBR Office in Brussels and the NCBR National Contact Point Department. Dr Anna Pepin, an expert of the European Commission, will… Czytaj więcej »

Pride Month – what does it mean?

June is traditionally celebrated as “Pride Month”. Below is a link to a short text in which the author (Natalia Rynio) presents the story and explains what the name “Pride Month” means. The link is available HERE (in Polish). Source: http://gs.uni.opole.pl/  

LGBTQ student organizations

June is the Pride Month of the LGBTQ community. Below we present an interview with the president of Queer UW, Agnieszka Ziemińska. Agnieszka Ziemińska tells about the creation and operation of Queer UW and other LGBTQ student organizations operating at various universities in Poland. The link to the interview is available HERE (in Polish). Source:… Czytaj więcej »

17th of May – International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia

On this occasion, we would like to remind you of educational materials regarding the situation of LGBT + people at universities. And also an educational video made as part of the social campaign We Are All Equal, in which Magdalena Wrońska from the Queer UW student organization at the University of Warsaw explains what homophobia,… Czytaj więcej »