Project Updates

June 2, 2016 — Young Scientists and Entrepreneurs - changing the face of the Africa-EU Energy Partnership

UniPID, through its FinCEAL project, has been supporting Finnish researchers to strengthen their cooperation with their counterparts in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean. This year, FinCEAL took this support a notch higher by challenging young scientists and entrepreneurs at the 2nd...

May 27, 2016 — SIMHE Flash News 1: Study Talks: Guidance and Counselling service at SIMHE-UniPID

Discover what is going on in SIMHE-UniPID at the University of Jyväskylä.

May 4, 2016 — FinCEAL+ co-organizes "Nordic Perspectives on Strengthening Higher Education, Research and Innovation Cooperation with the LAC region" Nordic stakeholder meeting

European Institute of International Studies (EIIS) in cooperation with the Government Offices of Sweden, the FinCEAL project (Developing Finnish Science, Technology and Innovation Cooperation between Europe and the LAC Region) and supported by Ministry of Education and Culture of Finland, Embassy...

May 4, 2016 — Check out the new searchable map on the FinCEAL Infobank!

FinCEAL+ has launched a new feature of the Infobank, the multidisciplinary research database on of research and capacity building projects carried out by the Finnish research community on/in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean. You can now navigate the database through an interactive,...

April 21, 2016 — FinCEAL+ Targeted Travel Grants for H2020 Info Days - Applications are Now Closed!

FinCEAL+ has opened targeted grants to facilitate the travel of researchers in Finnish institutions working with Africa, Asia and LAC, interested in attending H2020 Info Days on Societal Challenge 1 and Societal Challenge 2. The maximum individual grant is 800€ and can be used to cover travel,...

April 20, 2016 — EU-Africa Collaboration in STI week

Melissa Plath and Eva Kagiri represented UniPID in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, for a week full of events focusing on EU-Africa collaboration in Science, Technology, and Innovation. Starting with a CAAST-Net Plus meeting with the Regional Economic Communities, Science Academies and ERAfrica, the week...

March 7, 2016 — Call for Experts to attend the 3rd ASEAN-EU Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) Days 2016, in Hanoi, Vietnam, 10 to 12 May 2016

The ASEAN-EU STI Days bring together researchers, scientists, science policy makers, innovative companies, and other stakeholders from ASEAN and EU countries for a yearly three-day conference on science, technology, and innovation issues and bi-regional co-operation in these fields.The...

February 4, 2016 — UniPID launches a project to support the higher education of immigrants

UniPID is in the process of launching a project funded by the Ministry of Education and Culture that supports the role of Finnish institutes of higher education (HEIs) in supporting the higher education of asylum seekers, refugees and other immigrants arriving to Finland.

February 2, 2016 — FinCEAL+ Africa Targeted Grants

FinCEAL+ Africa is inviting researchers to apply for grants to attend the following events below on Information Society and Food Security. A maximum of 3 grants will be awarded for each event.