Prof. Yvonne Benschop in prestigious EU-Centre of Gender Excellence: INSPIRE

Date of news: 28 June 2022

Prof. Yvonne Benschop is involved in the consortium that will work on the 'Centre of Excellence on inclusive gender equality in Research & Innovation' in the European Union for the upcoming four years.

The prestigious INSPIRE project has received a 5 Million Euro Grant from the Horizon Europe Research Programme to develop new knowledge and innovative practices, through which they can advise our faculty and other organisations.

A wide range of researchers, institutions, and experts from Europe and Latin America will come together in the new Centre of Excellence. They will conduct new research and guide the design, implementation, and evaluation of inclusive plans, policies, and practices for gender equality from an intersectional perspective.

The INSPIRE project starts on 1 October 2022, and runs until 30 September 2026.