In December 2015, the United Nations General Assembly established February 11th as the International Day of Women and Girls in Science. The sponsorship of more than 65 countries and the approval of all Member States to the resolution signals the global community’s interest in transforming our world through achieving gender parity in educational opportunity and scientific participation and preparation.
"Las Mujeres sostienen la mitad del cielo" (spanish Version)
"Women hold up half the Sky"
"Les femmes supportent la moitié du ciel"
(enhanced french version)
We, the women of the Pierre Auger Collaboration, want to
encourage women and girls willing to study and work in Science,
by sharing with them our experiences: