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  • 30.08.2016
  • Meldung

TWAS Visiting Expert Programme

For Natural sciences other than Physics and Mathematics (duration 2-4 weeks)
  • 29.08.2016
  • Meldung

Higher education forum for the global South launched

In a promising moment for cross-continental tertiary learning, 20 August saw the Higher Education Forum for Africa, Asia and Latin America (HEFAALA) launched in Durban before 60 delegates from 18 nations.
  • 27.08.2016
  • Meldung

GDN Global Research Competition 2016

The Global Development Network (GDN) has launched a Global Research Competition (GRC) on aid effectiveness in sub-Saharan Africa, with a focus on health and agriculture.
  • 23.08.2016
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Call for Visiting Fellowship Proposals

Call for Visiting Fellowships in the area of Global and Environmental Health and Nanosciences. Advanced doctoral students and postdoctoral researchers are invited to submit their applications.
  • 22.08.2016
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R4d brochure published

The newly published brochure of the r4d programme provides an overview of its objectives and thematic areas.
  • 20.08.2016
  • Meldung

Horizon 2020 topics suitable for International Cooperation

Below find topics from Societal Challenges 2 and 5 that fit the criteria identified by the Commission as suitable for international cooperation, with details about priority countries or regions.
  • 18.08.2016
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Research Projects in Science, Technology and Innovation, linked to Mexican scientists based abroad

The objective of the Fund is to support applied research projects and link the Mexican scientific and technological community abroad with its counterparts in Mexico.
Peter Messerli at UN
  • 17.08.2016
  • Meldung

Peter Messerli and Guéladio Cissé at the UN High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development

Peter Messerli represented Swiss science at this year’s United Nations High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development in New York. The Forum is expected to provide political leadership, guidance, and recommendations on implementation and follow-up of the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
  • 16.08.2016
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TWAS Fellowship for Research and Advanced Training

TWAS offers fellowships to young scientists in developing countries to enable them to spend 3 to 12 months at a research institution in a developing country other than their own.
  • 15.08.2016
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Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships for Foreign Scholars and Artists for the 2017–2018 Academic Year

Each year the Swiss Confederation awards Government Excellence Scholarships to promote international exchange and research cooperation between Switzerland and over 180 other countries.
  • 14.08.2016
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Reminder: Call for seed money projects with Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, The Philippines and Vietnam

ETH Zurich launches a call for seed money projects to establish links between Swiss higher education institutions and partners from Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, The Philippines and Vietnam.
Sep 20
Rohstoff-Handel Genf
  • Akademien der Wissenschaften Schweiz
  • Konferenz
  • Bern

Transparenz im Rohstoffhandel: Internationale und nationale Lösungsansätze

Diese Veranstaltung der Akademien zeigt Hintergründe, präsentiert nationale und internationale Lösungsansätze und diskutiert brennende Fragen.
Titel SciDevNet
  • 08.08.2016
  • Meldung

Institutional bias deters interdisciplinary research

We must remove the barriers stopping scientists from straying outside their discipline, summit hears.
SDG-Report 2016
  • 29.07.2016
  • Meldung

Progress Report on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

The first progress report to track the SDGs was launched 20 July, with the most up-to-date statistics on poverty, hunger, education and sanitation.
  • 29.07.2016
  • Meldung

The Elsevier Foundation - TWAS Sustainability Visiting Expert Programme

This programme aims to provide institutions and research groups in developing countries, especially those with limited outside contacts, with the opportunity to establish long-term links with world leaders in sustainability and further build capacity building in their countries.
  • 07.07.2016
  • Meldung

EDCTP-Announcement of 2016 calls for proposals

In 2016, EDCTP will launch nine calls for proposals to support clinical research and related activities. These calls are worth approximately €138.6M in research against poverty-related and neglected infectious diseases.
  • 01.07.2016
  • Meldung

Making science work for development - an information hub

A new hub for researchers offered by UK Collaborative on Development Sciences (UKCDS) with lots of valuable information
  • 27.06.2016
  • Meldung

Global Call for Research Proposals: Innovations in Livestock Vaccines

This IDRC call is open to applicants from research-focused organizations from academia, private sector and research institutes from around the world.
MIcrosite Pic
  • 21.06.2016
  • Meldung

Website zu den 11 Prinzipien und 7 Fragen sowie ein Youtube Kanal

Die KFPE hat eine spezielle Website und einen Youtube Kanal kreiert, um ein breiteres, insbesondere ein jüngeres Publikum (StudentInnen) auf ihre Arbeit aufmerksam zu machen.
  • 14.06.2016
  • Meldung

Call for applications of the TWAS fellowships

The TWAS Fellowships programme with over 470 PhD and 150 postdoctoral fellowships available annually in 10 developing countries with 19 programme partners is said to be the largest programme of its kind worldwide.
  • 31.05.2016
  • Meldung

Call for papers: Transformations 2017

Submit abstracts by 2 September 2016 for this international conference on "sustainability transformations in practice."
Den Rohstoffsektor in Entwicklungsländern nachhaltig gestalten
  • 2016
  • Akademien der Wissenschaften Schweiz
  • Faktenblatt

Den Rohstoffsektor in Entwicklungsländern nachhaltig gestalten - Lokale Auswirkungen, globale Verbindungen und Wissenslücken

Dieses Faktenblatt widmet sich den Fragen, die sich den Entwicklungsländern stellen. Es ergänzt ein früheres Faktenblatt über die Rolle der Schweiz als Handelsplatz. Es beleuchtet vielversprechende
Ansätze in Forschung und Politik betreffend die Regierungen der Entwicklungsländer, die beteiligten
Unternehmen, die Handelsplätze sowie die internationale Gemeinschaft.
Die Schweiz und der Rohstoffhandel
  • 2016
  • Kommission für Forschungspartnerschaften mit Entwicklungsländern
  • ProClim
  • Akademien der Wissenschaften Schweiz
  • Faktenblatt

Die Schweiz und der Rohstoffhandel - Was wissen wir? Bilanz und Ausblick

Dieses Faktenblatt umreisst die grössten Herausforderungen, Wissenslücken und Forschungsfragen zur Rolle und Verantwortung der Schweiz als führender Rohstoffhandelsplatz. Zudem zeigt es auf, welche Wege Forschung und Politik in Zukunft einschlagen könnten.

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