Within the pact of Research and Innovation, the Max Planck Society has committed to improve the advancement of women in science.
This commitment will be fulfilled consistently. By now one third of the researchers in the Max Planck Society are women, which is above the average compared with other non-university research organizations. The available measures for the advancement of women
of the Max Planck Society can be found there. The Max Planck Society will continue to improve the work-life balance especially for their female coworkers by flexible working hours, improved childcare and family service.