The FinCEAL kick off event

May 11, 2013

Are you conducting research related to Africa or Latin America and the Caribbean? Or are you a science, technology and innovation expert or a policy maker focused on these regions? Welcome to join us!

UniPID – the Finnish University Partnership for International Development would like to invite you to the launch of the FinCEAL Project that will be held at University of Helsinki Main Building, Fabianinkatu 33, on 3rd and 4th June, 2013.

 

FinCEAL Kick-off
June 3rd - 4th, 2013
University of Helsinki Main Building
Fabianinkatu 33

 

 FinCEAL – Developing Finnish Science, Technology and Innovation Cooperation between Europe, Africa and the LAC Region – is a project financed by the Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture with the purpose of increasing support for Finnish researchers focusing on Africa and Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). The project is focusing on supporting thematic research for each region: Africa - Food security, Health, Climate Change, Renewable energy and Information Society; LAC - ICT for societal challenges, Bioeconomy, Biodiversity and Climate Change, Energy, and cross-cutting issues.

Are you conducting research related to Africa or Latin America and the Caribbean? Or are you a science, technology and innovation expert or a policy maker focused on these regions? Welcome to join us!

 The kick-off event will bring together members of the Finnish research community, experts and policy makers working in Africa and Latin America and the Caribbean. This event is an opportunity for participants to learn more about the FinCEAL project, network with other participants, and help identify Finnish research priorities in the regions. The programme for the event can be found here

The event is free of charge but registration is required.

Registration is now closed. 

Contact person:
Eva Kagiri
Project Coordinator FinCEAL Africa
Finnish University Partnership for International Development (UniPID)
University of Jyväskylä
P.O. Box 35 (Y 33, 452)
FI-40014 University of Jyväskylä
Tel: +358 40 805 4232
E-mail: 
Website: www.unipid.fi