Events

March 26, 2019 — BRIDGES Delegation to the 4th UN STI Forum for the SDGs, 14-15 May, New York City, USA

The FinCEAL Plus BRIDGES Project will support a delegation of 3 senior researchers and experts to attend the 4th UN Multi-stakeholder Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for the Sustainable Development Goals, 14-15 May, New York City, USA.

March 26, 2019 — BRIDGES Targeted Travel Grant Call for EU Development Days 2019, 18-19 June in Brussels

FinCEAL Plus BRIDGES has opened a Targeted Travel Grant Call to support the participation of researchers from Finnish higher education or research institutions interested in attending the EU Development Days 2019, Europe’s leading forum on development, organized in Brussels, Belgium, on 18-19...

March 11, 2019 — BRIDGES Asia Targeted Travel Grants to ENRICH matchmaking tour to China, 8-13 April 2019 - DL to apply 20 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...

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 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.

December 14, 2018 — Burning Questions: Confronting our Educational Assumptions 17 to 18 January 2019

Education is at a crossroads. Globalisation has profoundly and irreversibly changed the context in which we learn –socially, politically, technologically, economically & environmentally. As a result, a consensus is building that education is no longer preparing students effectively to survive...

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...