G-NET network organizes a training week about gender and integration processes that combines lectures opened to the public, with workshops for the project consortium. It will take place from the 30th of November to the 4th of December, in the Universidad Católica de Temuco, Chile.

Poster_TrainingLabThe lectures opened to the public are:

  • Monday 30th of November, from 9:00 to 10:45h. Opening conference about international and cooperative organizations that address the gender equality, held by María Inés Salamanca, representative of UN Women in Chile.
  • Tuesday 1st of December, from 15:00 to 16:45. International workshop about Progress of the Chilean Institutionalism in gender matters.
  • Thursday 3th of December, from 15:00 to 19:00. International workshop about Current perspective in gender that will be composed by two round tables: ‘Women rights in the family level” and ‘Ethnic diversity throughout a gender perspective’.

These lectures will take place in the Auditorium of Campus San Francisco and previous registration by email will be needed. Send expressions of interest to Mónica Baeza (mbaeza@uct.cl) and Alberto Olivares (alberto.olivares@uct.cl).

The remaining sessions will be part of the Training Lab, a program aiming to build capacities among the G-NET team, to consolidate the different training activities expected to deliver in 2016 and 2017. The TrainingLab will be focused on the content of the courses to be delivered in the universities of the network. It will strengthen as well knowledge for on-line teaching.

G-NET Equality Training Network: EU contributions to gender mainstreaming and citizenship is a Jean Monnet network for the training about integration and gender, composed by seven universities of Latin America and Europe: Universitat Rovira i Virgili and Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (Spain), Freie Universität Berlin (Germany), Universidad Católica de Temuco (Chile), Instituto Tecnológico de Costa Rica, Universidad Nacional de Rosario (Argentina) and Universidad del Valle de Guatemala. The G-NET network is funded by the program Erasmus + of the European Union.

Further information about the TrainingLab that will be held in Chile in the event website www.gendertraining.eu/formacion/traininglab/ (in Spanish).