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Gender Equality Commission

The aim of the gender equality policy of the University of Bern is for all faculties, departments, institutes as well as administration to perceive gender equality issues and observe them in practice. The Commission and the Office for Gender Equality advises and supports those responsible in this process.

The Gender Equality Commission

The Gender Equality Commission (GEC) is one of the five permanent university-wide commissions which are explicitly envisaged as a constituent part of the central services. All faculties, the Executive Board of the University of Bern, intermediate staff, the students as well as corresponding specialist bodies are represented on it. In terms of content and strategy, it monitors and supports the Office for Gender Equality .

President: Silvia Schroer