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The 2022 Innovation Camp

Feminism and Women's leadership in International Law

April 28th to 30th 
Multiple locations




This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement Nº 101006396

Seeded by the ITU, and UN Women, the EQUALS-EU project aims to build capacity in gender-inclusive innovation in Europe and partner countries worldwide. In Switzerland, the Gender Centre at the Graduate Institute, Geneva (IHEID) spearheads EQUALS-EU activities. 


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The 2022 Innovation Camp

Are you a woman or minority gender interested in innovation and digital inclusion?

Registrations are now open for the Swiss edition of 24 EU Horizon 2020 funded EQUALS-EU Innovation Camps and Hackathons geared to creating new policy or process solutions for sustainable gender equity in the ICT sector. Open to all women, hosted by the Graduate Institute, Geneva (IHEID)'s Gender Centre (led by Principal Investigator Dr Claire Somerville), and set to take place in locations such as the UN Library, and Impact Hub, Geneva.
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The Innovation Camp 2022

Feminism and Women's Leadership in International Law and Policy

April 28th to 30th 2022


UN Library, Impact Hub, Geneva Graduate Institute

Our Team

Meet the Team

Our Executive Team

Dr Claire Somerville

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Emmanuelle Chauvet

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Dr Claire Somerville

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Gender Centre's Executive Director

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Emmanuelle Chauvet

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Gender Centre's Coordinator

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Carolina Earle (she/her)

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Project Coordinator

If 600 million more women were connected to the internet, this would lead to an overall growth in GDP of $13 to $18 billion dollars.

Young People's Working Group

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Anna Liz Thomas (she/her)

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Awareness Raising Lead


Samhita Bharadwaj (she/her) 

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Instagram Lead


Silvia Ecclesia (she/her)

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Website and Blog Lead


Ciara Rainsby (she/her)

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Events Lead and Graphics Coordinator


Hanlu Hu (she/her)

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Instagram Lead


Erika Tascón (she/her)

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Community Outreach Lead and Events Lead


Devika Vohra (she/her)

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Multimedia Lead and Sponsorship Lead

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Carlotta Osti (she/her)

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Multimedia Lead and Supporting Team Member

Our Partners
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The EQUALS-EU Consortium Partners:

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Gender Centre, Graduate Institute Geneva (IHEID)

Chem. Eugène-Rigot 2,

1202 Genève,


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