Inclusive networks

Initiatives towards a more inclusive, unbiased and diverse scientific community

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High Council for Equality between Women and Men

Practical guide to gender-neutral public communication (only in French). The SFBD has signed this agreement.

The Node Network

A global directory of developmental and stem cell biologists designed to provide scientific information and to help promote diversity in our field. Members can voluntarily provide details on aspects of diversity such as gender, race/ethnicity, LGBTQ+ identity and disability status.

500 Women Scientists

The mission of 500 women scientists is to serve society by making science open, inclusive, and accessible.


Women & Science Association

“Promote science and technology to women, promoting women in science and technology” (only in French).

European Research Council

Working Group on Gender Issues



Gender Net Plus

Promoting gender equality in H2020 and the European Research Area