Our Goals

Our Goals

Raise awareness on the benefits that diversity and inclusion bring for scientific advancement and research culture.

Share with the Geoscience community the challenges, the statistics and the initiatives aimed at improving gender equality in our community.


Organize an annual workshop on Diversity in Geoscience at the Swiss Geoscience Meeting.

Assist communication and shared events between different Geoscience departments and groups around Switzerland.

Organize other networking events and information exchange that empowers students and scientists from all backgrounds.

Promote gender equality among undergraduate students and encourage accessibility to study fields.

Encourage gender equality in leadership by encouraging and striving for initiatives that provide female role models.

Raise awareness of appropriate versus inappropriate and disrespectful behaviours in the workplace, and maintain an open forum for discussion of discrimination on gender and racial stereotypes.