The Center for Women’s Studies at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences in Rijeka is a scientific and research platform, a space dedicated to uniting science, art and civil society around subjects related to feminism, gender and critical theory, and the theory of sexuality. The center fosters cooperation between students, researchers, scientists, artists, stakeholders of civil society and engaged citizens. It aspires to strengthening the positive image of the role of scientific cognizance in the creation of a society of equal opportunities for all of its citizens, and also to raising awareness of the importance of gender equality, the respect for women’s human rights and the rights of all vulnerable minorities.