Blogs and news

Read the latest blog posts from our project team

UK-Brazil Gender Equality Partnership

November 2021 

Oxford Brookes is one of six UK universities funded by the British Council to work in partnership with Brazilian universities to support them advancing gender equality.

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The spinout journey from a gender perspective (Professor Simonetta Manfredi)

October 2021 

UKRI published a blog that highlights the key findings from our research.

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Supporting women for board success (Dr Heather Griffiths)

April 2021

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In conversation with Dr Fanya Ismail founder and CEO of SGMA

April 2021

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Scaling up gender diversity in the university spinout ecosystem (Professor Simonetta Manfredi)

March 2021

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Spinouts and the UK’s new ‘Science Superpower’ (Dr Heather Griffiths)

July 2020

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Women in spinouts go online networking (Dr Heather Griffiths)

May 2020

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Celebrating Women in Innovation (Dr Heather Griffiths) - Plaisterer’s Hall, London, 5th March 2020

March 2020

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The Gender Academy - A Global Gathering on Gender (Alexis Still, Research Assistant at the CDPRP)

December 2019

Oxford Brookes researchers presenting their research at an event

We need more girls in STEM: Part 1 (Yasmin Marshall)

April 2019

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We need more girls in STEM: Part 2 (Yasmin Marshall)

April 2019

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Set Squared meets the UK Space Agency: The Women’s Satellite Data & Space Tech Programme (Heather Griffiths, Research Assistant at the CDPR)

March 2019

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Turning space-related concepts and ideas into viable businesses and promoting opportunities for entrepreneurs from the space and non-space sectors (Dr Heather Griffiths)

February 2019

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Business Founders: Time to close the gender gap (Professor Simonetta Manfredi, Programme Director of Women in Spinouts: A Case for Action)

February 2019

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