Supporting under-represented groups, addressing non-inclusive behaviour, and addressing gender bias in plant sciences [report]

Jessica Hyles, Fernanda Dreccer, Maya Arsic, Caitlin Byrt, Alison Bentley
2022 Zenodo  
As part of the recent Global Women in Crop Science coffee events held around the world ( an in person event was held at CSIRO, Canberra on Monday 22nd August, 2022 with virtual attendees and a satellite event at CSIRO, Brisbane. The event was hosted by Jessica Hyles, Fernanda Dreccer and Maja Arsic (CSIRO), Caitlin Byrt (Australian National University). The event had 40 in-person attendees, plus 20 online participants. The event included an
more » ... ntroductory short talk by Jen Taylor (CSIRO Acting Business Unit Director), Jess Hyles (CSIRO Group Leader, Cotton Biotechnology) and a presentation by Alison Bentley (CIMMYT Global Wheat Program). This was followed by a networking morning tea with discussions and interactions supported by the CSIRO Inclusion and Diversity Initiative. This report summarizes the background and outcomes of the discussion topics.
doi:10.5281/zenodo.7133163 fatcat:ahgs62kk5jgmpczktqfq2d6b6q