Women in Science program

Women still account for a minority in Science since they just represent 30% of the world’s researchers. They are also disadvantaged in hiring, getting a promotion, awarding of grants or inviting to conferences. Moreover, the proportion of female authors and reviewers in high level scientific journals is still low. This under-representation negatively affects the careers of thousands of female scientists and the advancement of science globally.

Learn more

Fondation Ipsen is now engaged to renew the visibility of women in STEM, medicine and global health, by acting at different levels:

Our actions

– Education: Manga Books (January 2019)

Stories about women working in various scientific fields and who have to faced of biases, stereotypes…Read more

– Raising Awareness in the scientific community: Webinar: Put talent first Practical steps to eliminate gender bias in science (July 2018)

A live roundtable organized with Science magazine with four experts in gender bias in science…Watch the webinar