Gender Equality in Academia and Research
Description of the Research Programme of the University of Latvia for 2015–2020 – University of Latvia (LV)
The University of Latvia’s Research Programme for 2015-2020 notes that various institutes carry out studies on the philosophy of feminism and gender, and clearly mentions research plans and topics in the research programme. It is the only university in Latvia that advises companies on the definition of the word dzimums and other related terms. Established in 1998, the University’s Gender Studies Centre is a study and research centre that deals with aspects of women’s, men’s and gender studies, such as feminist and gender theories, gender and power, religion, culture, history, politics and philosophy.