Gender Equality Studies & Training Programme

under the auspices of UNESCO

Online Courses in International Gender Studies

The GEST Alumni



Course Launch LIVE STREAM

GRÓ GEST celebrates the release of its online courses in international gender studies

Gender and Climate Change Short Course Implemented in Malawi

Last week, from 2 - 6 October, the Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (LUANAR) implemented a five-day training course on Gender and Climate Change in Nkhotakota district in partnership with GRÓ GEST.
The fellows attending the 2024 GEST programme come from 16 different countries.

The 2024 GEST Cohort Selected

After a lengthy selection process during March-July 2023, as the GEST selection panel reviewed nearly 400 nominations from almost 50 countries, 25 candidates from 16 countries have been invited to attend the 2024 GEST academic programme.
Dr. Irma Erlingsdóttir with colleagues at CEGENSA and students

The Director of GRÓ GEST visits partners in Ghana

As part of an ongoing Erasmus+ partnership between CEGENSA at the University of Ghana and the GEST programme at the Univeristy of Iceland, the Director of GRÓ GEST visited Accra earlier this year.


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