The Equal Opportunity Commissioner supports the institute in realising the equal treatment of women and men as well as the balance between family, care and career for women and men.
This work is based among other things on the following laws and regulations:
- Law for the equal treatment of women and men in the public service of the State of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (GlG M-V)
- Leibniz Association Guideline for Equal Opportunities
- Implementation agreement for the convention of the Joint Scientific Conference for the equal treatment of women and men in joint research funding – Equal Treatment Implementation Agreement (AV-Glei).