We also want to draw attention to examples of measures that help to counteract (the effects of) gender bias in science. We have developed the stamp 'Angels Approved' for this purpose.

Angels Approved

NWO Reaction

Proactive intervention NWO

Sep 11, 2020
We were glad to see that NWO made a considerable effort to find suitable solutions for female applicants in a fix because of the adapted…
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KNAW on front page of ISC

Apr 27, 2020
The International Science Council expressed their appreciation for the approach of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences to…
Breastfeeding cartoon

Breastfeeding space and time

Oct 11, 2019
According to Dutch law (Arbeidstijdenwet, Voedingsrecht, article 4.8, see here), during the first nine months after giving birth, women…
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Athena's Angels thank Isabel Hoving

Feb 25, 2019
Athena's Angels thank Isabel Hoving for years of pioneering work as a diversity officer. She was the first. Now all universities have an…