UniPID News

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...

January 28, 2019 — FinCEAL Plus Asia Targeted travel grants to ENRICH matchmaking tour to China, 8-13 April 2019. Theme: Health, Deadline for applications: 4th of March

FinCEAL Plus Asia has opened a Targeted Travel Grant Call to support the participation of 1-3 senior level health experts from Finnish universities, universities of applied sciences or research institutions interested in attending the Matchmaking Tour to China (Beijing and Wuxi) organized by...

January 10, 2019 — Master's Award in Development Studies 2018 to Michel Rouleau-Dick

Michel Rouleau-Dick from Åbo Akademi has been awarded the 2018 Master's Award in Development Studies, handed out by UniPID and Finnish Society for Development Research. Rouleau-Dick’s thesis in public international law, titled Statelessness, statehood and environmentally-displaced persons:...

January 7, 2019 — UniPID DocShop 2019: Staying with the Discipline?

UniPID DocNet organizes an annual UniPID DocShop for doctoral students and supervisors, but also other interested parties, to get together and discuss timely issues related to development research and the quality of PhD training.

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...