Before we start, write down five words that you associate with gender in the context of research - for example ‘representation’.
Now, mark the following statements as true or false :
Now write one sentence explaining why you think integrating gender into scientific research is important.
See how far your answers correspond to the information in this section. Remember, there are often ‘shades of grey’ when we are talking about gender. Our aim is to get you thinking and to ask fundamental questions of yourself and your research. This will lead to better analysis and impacts.