What's on

Upcoming events

21 Aug 2017
Bergen
21 Aug
Seminar

The workshop will bring together researchers and academics who are interested in gendered cultures and structures in the changing academic world.

27 Aug 2017
Oslo
27 Aug to 30 Aug
Conference

International conference at the University of Oslo

28 Aug 2017
Geneva
28 Aug to 08 Sep
Course

This unique transdisciplinary course, jointly organised by the University of Geneva and the Graduate Institute Geneva, is aimed at students and practitioners from all academic backgrounds and will enable participants to critically engage with human rights from a gender and a postcolonial perspective.

29 Aug 2017
Athens
29 Aug to 01 Sep
European Sociological Association
Conference

More information to come

06 Sep 2017
Oslo
06 Sep
Seminar

The WONDER seminar will take place in connection with the E&PDE conference

06 Sep 2017
Porto
06 Sep to 09 Sep
Faculty of Psychology and Education Sciences of the University of Porto - Portugal
Conference

The II European Conference on Domestic Violence will bring together researchers, academics, doctoral students, practitioners, and policy makers.

18 Sep 2017

Professional Certificate in Strategic Gender Equity Planning

London
18 Sep to 22 Sep
International Centre for Parliamentary Studies
Course

The International Centre for Parliamentary Studies has worked with delegates from 88% of the world's countries and a variety of international organisations including the World Bank, OSCE, the UNDP and UN Women. Our primary aim is to empower human capital through capacity building. To this end, we organise a range of training programmes and policy discussions.

18 Sep 2017
Rio de Janeiro
18 Sep to 21 Sep
SVRI
Conference

We invite you to the largest world-wide conference dedicated to research on prevention and response to sexual and intimate partner violence.

21 Sep 2017
Trondheim
21 Sep
Meeting

Nasjonalt kontaktmøte for kvinne- og kjønnsforskning 2017 avholdes i Trondheim

21 Sep 2017
London
21 Sep
Conference

This free, interdisciplinary event is aimed at PhD students and early career researchers across the social sciences.

29 Sep 2017
Oporto
29 Sep to 30 Sep
Conference

Woman XXI is not another conference about women. It's a meeting point for sharing ideas, experiences, points of view and questions about the main theme of being a Woman in the XXI century.

08 Oct 2017
Bochum
08 Oct to 10 Nov
Ruhr University Bochum, Faculty of Social Science
Conference

The international workshop will take place at the Ruhr University Bochum, Germany.

09 Oct 2017
Bergen
09 Oct
Course

SKOK is pleased to welcome PhD-students to our three-days PhD-course in Bergen in September 2017.

10 Oct 2017
Edinburgh
10 Oct to 11 Oct
Conference

Discussion relating to the current status of women, with a special focus on categories that constitute potential challenges to gender equality and women’s rights.

12 Oct 2017
Copenhagen
12 Oct
Conference

The Barbershop Concept will be used during the conference to encourage men and boys to become actively engaged in promoting gender equality.

19 Oct 2017
Edinburgh
19 Oct
Conference

The event is the result of a collaborative initiative between several organisations, including INET’s Young Scholars Initiative, Rethinking Economics, Netzwerk Plurale Ökonomik/ Exploring Economics, The Minskys and The History of Economic Thought Website.

21 Oct 2017
London
21 Oct to 22 Oct
PhD-course

This original, expert-led course provides a critical examination of peace and security issues affecting women.

10 Nov 2017
Istanbul
10 Nov to 11 Nov
Conference

GENDER AND WOMEN'S STUDIES '17 / II. International Interdisciplinary Conference on Gender and Women's Studies in Social Sciences and Art will be held at Nippon Meeting Halls in Istanbul.

17 Nov 2017
Bucharest
17 Nov
Conference

This interdisciplinary conference seeks to explore various accounts of South-Eastern and Eastern European researchers (and their Western peers) concerning topics connected to media studies, cultural studies, public space, and their intersection with gender and queer studies.

22 Nov 2017
Aalborg
22 Nov
PhD-course

The PhD course is held in collaboration between the Doctoral School of Social Sciences, AAU and The Doctoral School of Social Sciences and Business.

23 Nov 2017
Jyväskylä
23 Nov
Conference

The annual Finnish gender studies conference Genders through time will be organized at the University of Jyväskylä on 23rd- 25th of November 2017 in collaboration between the University of Jyväskylä and the Association for Gender Studies in Finland (SUNS).

30 Nov 2017

Queer Localities

London
30 Nov to 01 Dec
Conference

This conference celebrates recent work on LGBTQ histories beyond the metropole and draws it in comparative perspective.

11 Dec 2017
Perth
11 Dec to 12 Dec
Conference

This conference encourages discussion across disciplines, cultures and historical periods, with a particular focus on broadening emotions history beyond its hitherto largely Western context.

14 Dec 2017
Hannover
14 Dec to 15 Dec
Conference

his conference aims to refine the theoretical understanding of social and cultural processes regarding the formation of ethnicities and ethnic diversity.

23 May 2018

SAVE THE DATE: NORA Conference 2018

Reykjavik
23 May to 25 May
NORA
Conference

More information to come.

13 Aug 2018
Bergen
13 Aug to 14 Aug
Conference

The conference brings together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Culture of Gender and Feminist Research.

05 Sep 2018

10th European Conference on Gender Equality in Higher Education and Research 2018

Basel
05 Sep to 07 Sep
Conference

Kymmenes eurooppalainen yliopistojen ja tutkimuksen tasa-arvokysymyksiin keskittyvä konferenssi järjestetään Baselissa, Sveitsissä, 5-7.syyskuuta 2018.

Latest vacancies

Find information about gender profiled jobs, internships, research positions etc, within and outside of the Nordic Region.
20. August 2017

Kvinna till Kvinna is recruiting a Head of Office responsible for its operations and programmes supported from Jerusalem.

20. August 2017

Kvinna till Kvinna söker ytterligare en Grants Manager för vårt regionala arbete i MENA-regionen. För nuvarande arbetar vi i fem länder i regionen i ett regionalt program med fyra pågående avtal.

Call for papers

30. May 2017

We welcome proposals from various disciplines in the social sciences. They can analyse laws, programmes, statistical local or regional studies as well as those of one or more countries, case studies or multifaceted (policies and practices, for example) analyses in varied geographical spheres (Africa,Latin America, Middle East, Asia, Australasia).

21. August 2017

The Gender and Economics Working Group is calling for abstracts.

01. September 2017

Call for papers, Lambda Nordica – Nordic Journal for LGBTQ Studies

Genderfund

Find information on gender profiled funding for projects, research and other types of funding - within and outside of the Nordic Region.
30. August 2017

Faber hosts for a month professionals, researchers and artists whose work builds on feminism, either at the theoretical, empirical or artistic level.

06. September 2017

The Horizon Prize for the Birth day will be awarded to a solution that best demonstrates a reduction in maternal and/or newborn morbidity and mortality and/or stillbirths during facility-based deliveries. This solution will need to be novel, safe and scalable.

20. September 2017

Skeivt arkiv lyser ut inntil to masterstipend til prosjekter om norsk skeiv historie.