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Gender Equality Initiatives

Gender Task Force

To champion advancement of gender equality at all levels in the University.

Contact the Task Force anonymously using the form on our website or contact the Chair, Jo Collingwood, on J dot F dot Collingwood at warwick dot ac dot uk.

International Women's Day

Celebrated annually on 8 March, IWD is when we promote gender equality, recognise the achievements of women, and work to understand the challenges that lie ahead of us as we work to become a more equal society.

Inspiring Women Glass Breaking

Inspiring Women Initiative

A series of talks by female speakers followed by interactive workshops, established in order to encourage and inspire women at Warwick. See upcoming events or catch up on previous speakers in the student series.

Athena Swan

Athena Swan

The University has retained its Athena Swan Silver award until 2022. Read more about Athena Swan here.


LGBTQUA+ at Warwick

Providing information & support to ensure a fully inclusive campus. Find out more about LGBTQUA+ staff/student networks at Warwick here.

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Womens Careers and Societies

Warwick supports programmes such as the Aurora Womens-only Leadership Programme and local networks such as the WBS Women's Professional Network, the Women of Warwick WI, Women in Engineering, Women in Physics, and Women in Chemistry,


Student programmes and societies

Warwick hosts a number of student programmes and societies such as the Sprint Programme, Women for Women International, and the Black Women's Project.


Centre for the Study of Women and Gender

CSWG is an interdisciplinary centre of research and teaching in women's, gender and feminist studies. Get involved with the CSWG here.

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Major Projects


Warwick is part of a Horizon 2020 consortium in project Promoting Gender Balance and Inclusion in Research, Innovation and Training