Role of Gender in Intercultural Interaction

Start Date and End Date

17 November 2017
18 November 2020

Turkish Partner(s)

Bilkent University Department of Political Science and Public Administration


Panteion University Center for Gender Studies


1 Million Euro


Horizon 2020 Socio-Economic Sciences and Humanities

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Scientific Outputs

Findings, research results and analyzes were reported on thematic issues such as national identity and media, intercultural education, mixed and transnational families, religion and intercultural interaction, intercultural urban spaces, social movements and intercultural violence.

Tackling ‘grand’ or societal challenges

The effects of different historical, political, social, psychological and economic factors on gender, migration and intercultural studies were revealed.

Industrial Innovation (including innovation in services as well as products and processes)

Research-influenced changes in policy, agenda-setting

It has contributed to the knowledge-based policy-making processes of institutions that manage cultural diversity and produce policy.

The provision of Improved Public Goods

The improved exercise of professional skill

Project made a valuable contribution to the improvement of skills and professional abilities in this specific field by revealing the other countries' practices on gender mainstreaming in cultural interaction studies.

Human capital development

As a cooperation, coordination and dissemination focused project, G.E.M.I.C provides the visibility of human resources on gender mainstreaming.