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Women in science

8 March 2021: International Women’s Day

A global day to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women, while also making a call to action for strengthening gender equality and accelerating women’s empowerment.

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From the Director-General

What an incredibly exciting time! Who would have thought that in under a year a whole range of vaccines against a new infectious agent would be rolled out across the world? This perfectly exemplifies the critical role that science plays in responding to the different challenges the world faces.

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Alumni for Girls in STEM

International days are occasions to raise awareness on issues of major concern, to mobilise institutional will and resources to address global problems and to celebrate and reinforce the achievements of humanity.

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Celebrating International Women’s Day at ICGEB

We asked our Principal Investigators for recent updates from their labs on the vital contribution to science by women – a better way to get to know some of the projects and people behind our science. Here are some of their stories.

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