Summer course title: Gender and Sport: Practices, Experiences and Challenges.
Objective: The objective of the summer course was to understand the current context of gender and sport, and achieve gender equality objectives with respect to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) in line with the United Nations 2030 Agenda for the sustainable development of the European Union (EU) and the United Nations (UN). Accordingly, the SDG 5-Gender Equality objective aims to achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls. It also targets to ensure women’s full and effective participation and equal opportunities for leadership at all levels of decision-making in political, economic and public life (United Nations, 2015)
Inaugural conference “Public policies on gender equality in sport, and the strategic lines in the Higher Sports Council”. Ms. Nuria Garatachea Vallejo. General Deputy Director of Women and Sports of the Higher Sports Council, Ministry of Culture and Sports of Spain. Full Professor at the University of Zaragoza.