European Network For Gender Balance in Informatics CA19122

Women are underrepresented in Informatics at all levels, from undergraduate and graduate studies to participation and leadership in academia and industry. The main aim and objective of EUGAIN is to improve gender balance in Informatics at all levels through the creation of a European network of colleagues working on the forefront of the efforts for gender balance in Informatics in their countries and research communities.


Among other outcomes, EUGAIN will provide the academic community, policymakers, industry and other stakeholders with recommendations and guidelines to address the following key challenges:

For more information download the Memorandum of Understanding, visit the COST Action page and the website of the initiative.


What is in it for the Western Balkans?


A lot of members from the region have already joined (for a list see and working groups are open for additional members.

How to join the action:

  • Read the Project Description MoU
  • Inform the Main Proposer/Chair of your interest (email)
  • Apply to join your Working Groups of interest
  • Please note, Management Committee nominations are carried out through the COST National Contact Points


Project type
  • COST
Country of the coordinating institution
Geographical focus
  • General/no specific focus
Scientifc field / Thematic focus
  • Engineering and Technology
October 2020 - October 2024

Entry created by Elke Dall on June 9, 2022
Modified on June 9, 2022