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International Women's Day

International Womens Day

Balance for Better: improving outcomes in research and innovation

BalanceforBetter is the theme of this year’s International Women’s Day and helpfully articulates the need to pursue balance if we want to improve diversity and inclusiveness in the environments in which we live and work.

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Women in research have changed the world. From the advent of computer programming to the discovery of dark matter, female researchers have shaped the course of history.

To celebrate Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day on 8 March we are showcasing the work of some of our incredible female researchers who are working in health, environment, engineering and digital, plus work from across the UKRI portfolio which has a direct impact on women’s issues.


Case studies from our organisations