Participants of the NWM Annual Meeting in Norway 2019
17 November 2021

Nordic Women Mediators‘ Annual Meeting 2021 in Reykjavík

The Annual Meeting of the Nordic Women Mediators (NWM) network is hosted by GRÓ GEST and the Icelandic NWM chapter, with support from the Icelandic Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and takes place in the Culture House in Reykjavík on 17–19 November. The meeting‘s opening event was held today from 18:00-19:00 with panelists and participants of the Annual Meeting on site and streamed live to registered webinar attendees.
16 November 2021

Workshop on Inclusive Mediation to Sustain Peace

GRÓ GEST is organizing and hosting a workshop on Inclusive Mediation to Sustain Peace that will be held on Wednesday 17 November 2021 in Reykjavík.
4 November 2021

Historical Snapshots from the Pandemic

GEST alumni publishes research on the gendered impact of COVID-19
19 October 2021

Protection, Gender and Inclusion Online Seminar

The seminar Protection, Gender and Inclusion will take place on 21 and 22 October 2021 and is hosted in partnership of GRÓ GEST and the Icelandic Red Cross with financial support from the Icelandic Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
From the left: Yulia Gradskova, Thomas Brorsen Smidt, Giti Chandra, Ulla Manns, Madina Tlostanova, and Cecilia Guadalupe Salinas
7 October 2021

Decolonizing Nordic Higher Education

This week research specialist Giti Chandra and academic coordinator Thomas Brorsen Smidt of GRÓ-GEST took part in the intra-Nordic workshop “Decolonizing Nordic Higher Education” at Södertörn University in Stockholm. The workshop, which was held on October 5 and 6, was organised by GRÓ-GEST in collaboration with Yulia Gradskova, associate professor of history at Södertörn University, and was supported by ReNEW, a research hub established to enhance cooperation to develop new quality research on the Nordic region within a global context.
4 October 2021

IDEAS - Workshop on Script Writing for Podcasts

This week, on 3-5 of October, GEST project manager Dr Thomas Brorsen Smidt travelled to Athens to facilitate a workshop on script writing for podcasting and how to make feminist knowledge and women’s empowerment accessible through mono-sensory media.