“Wir stellen FEST.” – Gender Equality Quiz of the University of Vienna.
Implementing organizationUniversity of Vienna - Gender Equality and Diversity unit /
Implemented at the University of Vienna since 2015
Relation to gender equality targets
As set out in the Development Plan 2020 (Section 2.7 Equal opportunities for all members of the university), equality and diversity are central aspects of on of the core principles at the University of Vienna – equality of opportunity. Raising awareness of gender-related issues is an important objective for implementing this principle.
The objective(s) of the tool
The quiz is intended to accessibly convey selected aspects of the broad spectrum of the topic “Gender equality and diversity at the University of Vienna” and to inspire in-depth reflection on the Topic.
Description of the tool
The quiz was developed on the occasion of the 15th anniversary of the Gender Equality and Diversity unit at the University of Vienna; it consists of 15 questions related to historical and current issues.
How the tool works, practical experience
The feedback on the quiz was very positive. A number of other institutions requested information concerning its realization.
Special thanks to Nat Sattavet for the superb cooperation during technical implementation