Welcome to the office for equal opportunities (BfG)

The creation of equal opportunities for women and men is firmly anchored in the self-image of the Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg as a cross-sectional task. The Office for Gender Equality supports the university in implementing equal opportunities and gender justice and is committed to the equal participation of all employees and students in all areas of the university. The equal opportunities team can be contacted at any time for advice on matters relevant to equal opportunities.

Latest Newsletter Women-in-Science

These include: Higher Education Law, Women's Promotion Law Saxony-Anhalt and state programme for a gender equitable Saxony-Anhalt.

The DFG has an important stake in equality in science, so the "Research-led Equal Opportunities Standards" are adopted in 2008.

These included: the Federal Equality Law, the General Equal Treatment (AGG) and the Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz (WissZeitVG).

EU-Directives are obligatory law for legal relations between the EU and the member states. One goal of the European Union is equality between women and men.

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