UniPID News

March 5, 2016 — Virtual Studies 2016 Call for Proposals

The Finnish University Partnership for International Development – UniPID is hereby inviting interested course coordinators to submit course proposals for the UniPID Virtual Studies programme.

February 17, 2016 — Doctoral training network of development researchers launched by analysing good supervision through the means of drama

"Despite changes and challenges, no-one can delimit our mind and our creativity. While resources grow sparse, it is more important than ever to network and to strengthen our research community. Doctoral candidates must not be talked about as the means to achieving goals, but as individuals,...

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+ Project Preparatory Funding Call will close on April 15th 2016 - Apply now!

The purpose of the preparatory funding is to offer support to applicants based in Finnish institutions who are in the process of preparing an application for collaborative research funding from Horizon 2020, ERA-NET or the EuropeAid funding schemes with partners from Africa, Asia or the LAC region....

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.

January 21, 2016 — UniPID is recruiting two coordinators to support immigrants' higher education

Finnish University Partnership for International Developoment UniPID is recruiting two coordinators for a project that aims to strengthen the role of Finnish HEIs in supporting the higher education of incoming refugees, asylum seekers and other immigrants.

January 15, 2016 — UniPID and FinCEAL Plus Event Grants

Read who was granted UniPID and FinCEAL Event Grants.

December 16, 2015 — Registration open now for the UniPID DocNet launch and the first DocShop

UniPID launches UniPID DocNet, a new nationwide initiative to support development research doctoral training on February 10, just a day before the Development Day 2016, in Tieteiden talo. In the launch, the first call for UniPID DocNet membership is published. The launch event introduces also the...

December 8, 2015 — Häme University of Applied Sciences to Start Cooperation with the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA)

Together with the Forum of Agricultural Research (FARA) and Universities Business and Research in Agricultural Innovation (UniBRAIN), Häme University of Applied Sciences (HAMK) organized a week long delegation visit to Finland. The delegation visit was part of a larger cooperation between HAMK and...