RINGS supports GEMMA appeal against the detention of its student Mr Patrick George Zaki in Egypt.
The deadline for submitting abstracts to the RINGS conference taking place in Tallinn in 2019 has been extended. The new deadline is May 15. Please submit your abstracts of max 350 words to Please include your name and affiliation in the abstracts.
Anika Thym and Annette von Alemann from RINGS member organisations wrote a report from the RINGS 2018 Conference. You can read it here:
The call for papers for the RINGS Conference and Annual Meeting 2019 "Genders and Feminisms in a Polarised World: Sustainability, Futures and Utopias" has just been published. The conference will take place in Tallinn, Estonia from October 2 to October 4, 2019. For details please refer to the enclosed pdf.
The attached pdf contains dr. Annette von Alemann´s summary of the Exchange of views of the Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality on Gender Studies in Hungary, which took place on November 8, 2018 at the European Parliament in Brussels.
The Hungarian government responded to the RINGS letter from August 2018 regarding the threat to the instruction of Gender Studies in Hungary.
The RINGS network addressed Hungarian Prime Minister Orbán with its protest against the closure of Gender Studies programmes at Hungarian universities.
RINGS wrote to The European Parliament in case of the Hungarian government decree ordering the termination of the teaching of Gender Studies at Hungarian universities. Please, see the RINGS letter below.
Call for Panels and Papers The Swiss Association for Gender Studies (SGGF/SSEG) calls for panels and papers for its biannual conference on the theme of Violent Times, Rising ProtestsStructures, Experiences, and Feelings to be held at the University of Berne, 12-13 September 2019. Submission Deadline: 30 October 2018 Detailed information are in the attached PDF document.
RINGS invites you to a conference of our member University of Iceland: Border Regimes, Territorial Discourses and Feminist Politics NORA Conference 2019 Reykjavík 22–24 May   Call for Abstracts and Panels Deadline: 30 November 2018