Since its foundation in 1992, ARS Progetti has included women professionals in its team. Currently, out of 36 permanent employees, 24 are women, representing 66% of the total. On the other hand, of the eight executive positions, five are held by women, representing 62.5% of the total. These positions are: Director of Culture and Cultural Heritage, Head of Environmental and Infrastructure Engineering, Director of the Latin America Office, Head of the Financial and Administrative Office, and Head of Business Development. The professional women working at ARS Progetti come from different countries and cultures, which adds extraordinary value to our work. The countries, from which the women working at ARS Progetti come from Europe, Latin America, Africa and the Middle East, are human rights lawyers, sociologists, political scientists, architects, economists, civil engineers, business administrators and specialists in gender and multiculturalism, among other professions. For ARS Progetti, the gender approach is understood as equal opportunities for men and women, and is a central element in the processes of human development and peace building.