Organized by: the Gender Advisory Board, United Nations Commission on Science and Technology for Development, the Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD) formerly TWOWS, and TWAS, the academy of sciences for the developing world, with funding from the Swedish International Development Agency (Sida).
GenderInSITE - Gender in Science, Innovation, Technology and Engineering - is an international campaign to raise the awareness of decision makers on the gender and SITE dimensions of development.
In January 2010 GenderInSITE - Gender in Science, Innovation, Technology and Engineering - was established at UNESCO in Paris. The purpose of GenderInSITE is to promote the gender lens in science, innovation, technology and engineering (SITE).
GenderInSITE held its soft launch on February 16, 2014 at the AAAS Meeting in Chicago.