Legislative and policy backgrounds

National contexts determine to an important extent the state-of-play as regards gender equality in research. Country-specific information on legislative and policy backgrounds, as well as other support measures to promote gender equality in research, for each of the European Union Member States can be accessed below.

Information about the legal base and main milestones in work for gender equality in research at the level of the European Union can be found here.

An analytical paper about the state-of-play in terms of structural change towards gender equality in research organisation can be downloaded here.