CTA would not be possible without the 1,500+ members from 31 countries that work together to implement what will be the world’s largest and most sensitive gamma-ray detector. We are proud of our diversity and aim to be a reference for inclusion and respect in science, as well as to work internationally to achieve equity in our field. Diversity in scientific groups is not only morally fair, but also beneficial for the working environment, increasing creativity and providing different points of view that help to approach and solve problems diversely. Based on this idea, the CTA Observatory (CTAO) has created the Astrodiversity program – an initiative to develop and implement activities organized under the diversity and inclusion framework.
Since its launch in 2019, several Astrodiversity activities and initiatives have already been organized or are being prepared. Currently active: