Peto Re-appointed to Horizon 2020 Advisory Groups

Andrea Peto, professor in the department of Gender Studies at CEU,  has been reappointed as a member of the Horizon 2020 Advisory Group for Societal Challenge 6 'Europe in a changing world - Inclusive, Innovative and Reflective Societies' for another 2 years (2016-2018) and to the Horizon2020 Advisory Group for Gender by the European Commission. Horizon 2020 plays a major role in addressing the innovation gap the Union is facing, in building a strong knowledge base, in generating breakthroughs to help tackle societal challenges affecting Europe at large and particularly well reflected in the priorities of the Juncker Commission. Members of the Horizon 2020 Advisory Group for Societal Challenge 6 “Europe in a changing world – Inclusive, Innovative and Reflective Societies” should provide consistent and consolidated advice to the Commission services during the preparation of the Horizon 2020 work programme, regarding the Societal Challenge 6 of the Specific Programme. The Horizon2020 Advisory Group for Gender aims to provide consistent and consolidated advice to the Commission services during the preparation of the Horizon 2020 Work Programme regarding gender equality as a cross-cutting issue.