This chapter introduces infromation about national and international Gender Equality Programs/Projects and  publications related to the issue of Women in Science and Technology. 

1) Gender Equality Programs/Projects
2) Publications

1) Gender Equality Programs/Projects

i) Japan:
ii) World:
  • ADVANCE portal, US


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2) Publications

 Government Policy Statement |  Reports on General Issues | Journal and Newspaper Article | Books

Government Policy Statement:

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Reports on General Issues in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) fields:

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Journal and Newspaper Articles:

 i) Journal/newsletter
 ii) Newspaper/Magazine


Optics & Photonics News ,OPN

Article (PDF),

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"Beyond Bias and Barriers: Fulfilling the Potential of Women in Academic Science and Engineering"
Committee on Maximising the Potential of Women in Academic Science and Engineering, National Academy of Science, National Academy of Engineering, and institute of Medicine
National Academies Press



"Why So Slow?: The Advancement of Women"
Virginia Valian
The MIT Press, Cambridge MA




"Transforming Science and Engineering: Advancing Academic Women"
Abigail J. Stewart, Janet E. Malley, and Danielle LaVaque-Manty
The University of Michigan Press, Ann Arbor M




"Success Strategies From Women in STEM, Second Edition: A Portable Mentor"
Pritchard, Peggy A. (EDT)   Grant, Christine (EDT)
Academic PR




"Forward to Professorship in STEM: Inclusive Faculty Development Strategies That Work"
Rachelle S. Heller (Author), Catherine Mavriplis (Author), Paul S Sabila (Author)         
Academic PR




"Equitable Solutions for Retaining a Robust Stem Workforce : Beyond Best Practices"
Dean, Donna J.   Koster, Janet Bandows         
Academic PR




"Advancing Postdoc Women Guidebook"
Edited by Belinda Lee Huang      
National Postdoctoral Association




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