Equity and Equality in SMR

Virtual Training courses are out!


FREE Virtual Training courses are here! Finally after several months designing and implementing this virtual training initiative, finally we can announce the launching of our FREE courses.  On July 1st, we began our first edition of our FREE virtual training courses. A product designed by all FREE partners as a tool to give female academics, staff and  students, the necessary training skills to reach their maximum development and increase their decision making capacity at high management levels within Higher Education Institutions (HeI). These courses also seek to challenge the gendered culture within our academic organizations, strengthening awareness and stakeholder’s commitment towards gender equality [...]

Virtual Training courses are out!2020-07-24T16:29:45+02:00

Partner Universities launch their Call


FREE Project partners recently have launched their calls for the first edition of our virtual training courses, to begin on July 2020 After several months of hard work our Partner Universities, finally can this FREE virtual training initiative, targeted towards female academics, decision makers, administrative staff and students. These courses will have no cost and will be conducted 100% through the Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (Spain), UNED's virtual platform for online courses. A limited number of places will be granted to the 7 South Mediterranean Region FREE Partners, so take a look at the course description and objectives [...]

Partner Universities launch their Call2020-07-24T16:28:37+02:00

Awareness Workshop at AIU


FREE Project was happy to chair the awareness workshop that took place to celebrate Women’s Day last March 2020 at Arab International University, AIU Echoing the principles of United Nations, Sustainable Development Goals in the 2030 Agenda, FREE Project aims at reducing the differences between men and women within the academy in Syrian universities. That is why AIU conducted an awareness workshop to celebrate Women’s Day last March 8th.  During this event Prof. Dr. Serene Dalati presented the female academic population with several statistics and figures showing the main difficulties that women encounter during their professional lives within the academy and [...]

Awareness Workshop at AIU2020-07-24T16:03:48+02:00

Second face to face meeting in the AUB


FREE Project celebrated their second face to face meeting in the American University of Beirut. The Suliman S. Olayan School of Business was the venue for the second meeting between the project’s partners. One of FREE project’s Lebanese partners, the American University of Beirut, received the project’s partners within its campus in Beirut. Steve Harvey, Dean of the OSB, offered his opening remarks and welcome to the assistants to this event. Dr Yusuf Sidani and Dr Rida Elias also were part of this reception committee. Dr. Fida Afiouni, Associate Professor at OSB, presented with a framing on the project’s topic, [...]

Second face to face meeting in the AUB2020-02-15T11:33:10+01:00