„It Simply Pays Off! LGBTIQ+ Diversity & Inclusion Strategies in Workplaces” call for abstracts

Queer UW organizes conference  „It Simply Pays Off! LGBTIQ+ Diversity & Inclusion Strategies in Workplaces” and invites abstracts in Polish and English:  ABSTRACT SUBMISSION       [ Conference description ]  The interest of academics in diversity and inclusion in the workplace (including gender, ethnicity, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, age, religion) is related to the… Czytaj więcej »

International Day of Women and Girls in Science

On February 11th  we celebrate the International Day of Women and Girls in Science   Structural barriers, gender stereotypes and more recently the COVID-19 pandemic, affect girls and women ‘s access to science and research and translate directly into their career development. Hence, it is so important to take actions to ensure equal rights and… Czytaj więcej »

Podcast “Tame the gender” by Work Group Gender / Sexuality Work Group of the American Studies Center

We invite you to listen to the podcast “Tame the gender” produced by Gender / Sexuality Work Group of the American Studies Center at the University of Warsaw The podcast “Tame the gender” was created as part of a project by Karolina Krasuska, Ph.D. It is run by Anna Kurowicka Ph.D. and Marta Usiekniewicz Ph.D.,… Czytaj więcej »

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 »