Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Office

The Rectorate and the Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Office are responsible for assuring equality within the University. A wide range of measures is being implemented to achieve this goal.

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Highest distinction awarded to Professor Harriet Thöny

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Women perform less well than men: at the core of an illusion

For the same level of performance, a woman is still judged to be less competent than a man, notably in areas which are stereotypically masculine. The University of Fribourg has taken part in a European…

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Dr.iur. Nula Frei is the winner of the Brigitte-Schnegg prize 2019

Dr.iur. Nula Frei is the winner of the Brigitte-Schnegg prize 2019 for her dissertation "Menschenhandel und Asyl. Die Umsetzung der völkerrechtlichen Vorgaben zum Opferschutz im schweizerischen Asylv

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Social origin

The Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Office is also interested in other dimensions of equality and diversity such as the cooperation project "Selectivity by social origin" which started in March 2021
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Workshop (in French)

"The inclusion and accompaniment of LGBTIQ people in studies and in the workplace: what are the challenges for attitudes and professional practice?"

This workshop will be held on 23rd of May 2024.

Description and registration