Since 2000, the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science programme has highlighted the achievements of younger women who are in the early stages of their scientific careers.
Each year, the International Rising Talents programme selects the 15 most promising women scientists among the 275 national and regional fellows of the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women In Science programme. These young women are the very future of science and recognizing their excellence will help ensure that they reach their full potential.
These scientists will be recognized during a ceremony at the close of a Scientific Conference marking the 20th anniversary of the UNESCO-L’Oréal for Women in Science programme, on 21 March 2018. It will be followed by the L’Oreal-UNESCO For Women in Science Awards ceremony on 22 March 2018.One of the frequent visitors and collaborators of ICN, Dr. Agnieszka Gajewicz, has received a prestigious award L’Oreal-UNESCO for Women in Science International Rising Talents. She represented female scientists of entire Europe during the final round of this competition. Congratulations, Agnieszka! We are extremely proud of your accomplishment!