FinCEAL Plus

March 1, 2019 — Call open for FinCEAL Plus BRIDGES Partnership Support Instrument grants!

The FinCEAL Plus BRIDGES Partnership Support Instrument is now open for proposals! The Partnership Support Instrument offers small-scale financial support for building and maintaining the Finnish scientific community’s research and innovation cooperation initiatives with their peers from Africa,...

March 1, 2019 — Check out the freshly updated FinCEAL Infobank, including its New Expert Database!

The FinCEAL Infobank has launched a key new function to improve its service to the research community in Finland and partners abroad. The Infobank now features a dedicated expert database, in addition to the original project database.

February 26, 2019 — Targeted Travel Grants for the 4th annual Multi-stakeholder Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for the Sustainable Development Goals, United Nations headquarters, New York, 14-15 May 2019

FinCEAL Plus BRIDGES has opened a Targeted Travel Grant Call to support the participation of senior researchers from Finnish higher education or research institutions interested in attending the 4th Annual Multi-stakeholder Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) for the Sustainable...

February 12, 2019 — FinCEAL Plus Asia Singapore-Finland Research Seminar on Metabolic Diseases - "How to Win the War on Diabetes?", in Singapore, on 28th of November 2018 was a success!

UniPID - Finnish University Partnership for International Development / FinCEAL Plus, the Embassy of Finland in Singapore and the National University of Singapore, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine organized a high-level research seminar focusing on Science, Technology and Innovation Cooperation...

January 29, 2019 — FinCEAL+ Policy Reports on Finnish Science, Technology and Innovation Collaboration with Africa and Latin America and the Caribbean, and Southeast Asia

In 2018, the FinCEAL team produced empirical reports that collate and synthesize the expertise gathered regarding Finnish science, technology and innovation collaboration with Africa, Southeast Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean region. Find out the driving factors, opportunities and the...

November 21, 2018 — Cooperation on bioeconomy discussed among Nordic and Southern Cone experts in a FinCEAL+ seminar held in Argentina

UniPID/FinCEAL+ LAC co-organized a Nordic-Southern Cone seminar on bioeconomy in mid-October 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The two-day event was a collaboration between FinCEAL+, the Interdisciplinary Center for Studies in Science, Technology and Innovation (CIECTI, Argentina), Lund University...

November 18, 2018 — UniPID/FinCEAL+ panel at CILAC 2018 on cooperation between academia and local actors in projects promoting sustainable cities and communities

UniPID/FinCEAL+ LAC joined forces with experts from Aalto LAB Mexico/Aalto University, Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies/University of Helsinki, Perpendicular (Guatemala) and Design Your Action (Mexico) in a dialogue session at Open Science Forum for Latin America and the Caribbean (CILAC...

Perspectives on Finnish Bi-Regional Research and STI Collaboration

October 30, 2018 — FinCEAL Plus Policy Briefs: Perspectives on Finnish Science, Technology and Innovation Collaboration with Africa, LAC and Southeast Asia

Perspectives on Finnish Bi-Regional Research and STI Collaboration. FinCEAL, an initiative of the UniPID network, commenced operation in 2013 with the following two main objectives: 1) Build Finnish cooperation with Africa, Asia and Latin America and the Caribbean; and 2) Enhance Finnish...

October 29, 2018 — UniPID and FinCEAL Research and Innovation Cooperation with Africa, Asia and LAC regions – "Future Prospects for Science and Policy Seminar" – at Think Corner, University of Helsinki, on 11th of October

UniPID and FinCEAL Plus organized the “Research and Innovation Cooperation with Africa, Asia and LAC regions – Future Prospects for Science and Policy” -seminar in Think Corner, Helsinki on 11th of October. More than 80 participants joined the event on-site and another 80 through the live...