European Commission studies
'Wasted talents: turning private struggles into a public issue':
Report on the situation facing women scientists in the Eastern and Central European countries and in the Baltic States.
(PDF – 5,9Mb)
Study on networks of women scientists - Final recommendations report (PDF, 294 Kb)
the European Report on Science & Technology Indicators (ERSTI/REIST):
Encouraging Women into S&T - Women in Science: What do the indicators reveal? (PDF, 483 Kb)
Women in Industrial Research - A wake up call for European industry, 2003 (PDF files divided by chapter)
The Minerva's Daughters report (PDF, 1.8 Mb) ¨
European Report: National Policies on Women and Science in Europe, 2002
National Reports from the Helsinki Group countries, 2001
Gender Impact Assessment Studies
ETAN Report: Science Policies in the European Union: Promoting excellence through mainstreaming gender equality, 2000 (PDF, ~ 1 Mb)
projects, research, conference proceedings
“Gender and Excellence in the Making” (PDF – 1,3Mb), a report written after the workshop “Minimising gender bias in the definition and measurement of scientific excellence”.
EWSI - Employment and Women’s Studies: The Impact of Women’s Studies Training on Women’s Employment in Europe
The project finished in 2003, but European comparative reports on a variety of themes are accessible from the project website.