Grace Murray

Members of the INIA consortium will contribute to various types of outreach activities. As INIA fellows and/or PIs engage in Outreach activities, a list of events will be posted here.

27 January 2021: Talk at University of Granada on trans and intersex studies

PI Amets Suess Schwend from the Andalusian School of Public Health (EASP) gave a talk on trans and intersex studies and mentioned the role of EASP and University of Granada in the INIA project as well as the involvement of the two Early Stage Researchers recruited to EASP as part of INIA.  More information about the event is provided here below:

Title: Estudios trans e intersex: reflexiones epistemológicas y éticas (Trans and intersex studies: epistemological and ethical reflections)

Cycle of activities: Conversaciones Feministas Compartidas (Shared Feminist Conversations)

Organized by: Instituto Universitario de Investigación de Estudios de las Mujeres y de Género, Universidad de Granada (Institute of Womens’ and Gender Studies, University of Granada)

Speaker: Amets Suess Schwend

Introduction and questions: Carmen Gregorio Gil

Chair:  Ana Alcázar Campos

Date: Wednesday, January 27, 2021, 18:30 CET

Link to the recording: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hwV-hw_stnw

Poster of the event here

8 December 2020: Intersex panel as part of Galway Community Pride

ESR Addy Berry and PI Tanya Ni Mhuirthile participated in this panel during the Galway Community Pride. Addy mentioned her research project in the INIA network.  More information about this panel is available here:


20 November 2020: Participation in ET 2020 Working Group on Promoting Common Values and Inclusive Education

Dr. Mel Duffy (DCU) provided input to the 4th meeting of the ET 2020 working group.  Her input was about relationships and sexual education and the argument for the inclusion of LGBTQI.

More information about ET working groups here: https://ec.europa.eu/education/policies/european-policy-cooperation/et2020-working-groups_en

06 November 2020: Talk by ESR3 Audrey Aegerter in Paris

In November 2020, the Réseau Francophone de Recherche sur l’intersexuation (RéFRI) organised an event in Paris. Janik Bastien Charlebois presented the emergence of critical intersex studies, and Audrey Aegerter (ULB) spoke about INIA and the need for intersex research for advocacy purposes. Loé Petit presented the RéFRI.


02 November 2020: INIA Facebook page

INIA researchers have set up a facebook page for the network. You can visit it here: https://www.facebook.com/INIAproject

26 October 2020: Official Launch of INIA website

The INIA website officially launched on October 26, 2020 to coincide with Intersex Awareness Day. A series of tweets was developed to publicize the event and a press release was sent to over 50 different international contacts.