Lithuanian SPEAR teams to participate in two events on Gender Equality implementation on the 18th of November 2021

We are pleased to announce that our Lithuanian partners Vytautas Magnus University (VMU) and Vilnius University will take part in two webinars on gender equality implementation both held on the 18 of November.

Dr. Natalija Mažeikienė, Professor at the Vytautas Magnus University Faculty of Social Sciences, will first participate in the webinar “Gender equality in Horizon Europe” organised by NCPs of Research Council of Lithuania, giving a presentation on “Design and implementation of Gender Equality Plan (GEP) at Vytautas Magnus University”.

Please register for the event by 17 November 2021 using the following link. You will receive the link to the meeting via e-mail a day before the event.

Later in the day, our Lithuanian partners will also participate in the 5th EWORA (European Women Rectors Association) Webinar "Challenges of Gender Equality in Higher Education During the Times of Turbulences".

The meeting will be kindly chaired by Prof. Inga Žalėnienė, Rector of Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania, and Board Member of EWORA. Amongst the panelists, Prof. dr. Natalija Mažeikienė (VMU) will present on the topic "Gender Equality Work in Turbulent Times: New Challenges and Opportunities", while Dr. Rūta Ruolytė-Verschoore (Equal Opportunities Coordinator of Vilnius University) will give her input on "Experiences of Developing Gender Equality Field: The Case of Vilnius University“.

Find more information on the agenda and the registration form on EWORA’s websiteThe registration is free but mandatory.