Project Updates

February 1, 2021 — FinCEAL Plus BRIDGES call for Partnership Support grants now open!

The FinCEAL Plus BRIDGES Partnership Support Instrument is open for applications. The 2021 call supports the Finnish research community in responding to the challenges posed by COVID-19 in the development and re-establishment of partnerships with peers in Africa, Asia, and LAC.

January 27, 2021 — LEAP-RE Call for AU-EU Collaborative Research and Innovation projects on Renewable Energy

The LEAP-RE project has launched a transnational call for research, innovation and capacity building projects, funded by national/regional funding agencies and by the European Commission. The deadline for pre-proposals is 1 April 2021.

November 30, 2020 — LEAP-RE funding call pre-announcement

Forthcoming renewable energy research funding call! Pre-announcement published now, final Call expected 15 January 2021.

Photo credit: Mikael Korhonen, 2020, on Flickr

August 11, 2020 — Partnerships for Transformation towards Sustainable Pathways - a FinCEAL+ BRIDGES Green Paper

For Finland to become a global leader in addressing the SDGs, greater emphasis must be placed on policy coherence, resourcing, and utilizing research data for decision-making, argues the new FinCEAL+ BRIDGES Green Paper.

February 24, 2020 — Event invitation: Education collaboration and market opportunities between South Africa and Finland, 11 March 2020

Participate in the event to hear the results of a study on the education collaboration and market opportunities between South Africa and Finland, and a panel discussion featuring UniPID Project Manager Melissa Plath.

January 28, 2020 — FinCEAL Plus BRIDGES Asia Grantees to AESCON - Singapore Selected!

FinCEAL Plus BRIDGES Asia Funds a Delegation of 3 to the Asia-Europe Sustainable Connectivity Scientific Conference (AESCON) 26-28 February 2020 in Singapore.

December 2, 2019 — BRIDGES Asia Targeted Travel Grant Call for the Asia-Europe Sustainable Connectivity Scientific Conference (AESCON), 26-28 February 2020 in Singapore

FinCEAL Plus BRIDGES Asia has opened a Targeted Travel Grant Call to support the participation of researchers from Finnish higher education or research institutions interested in attending the Asia-Europe Sustainable Connectivity Scientific Conference (AESCON), organized in Singapore, on 26-28...

November 20, 2019 — Reflections from the AU-EU High Level Policy Dialogue Stakeholder Event in Addis Ababa

The AU-EU High Level Policy Dialogue (HLPD) on Science, Technology and Innovation hosts a Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM) every two years to discuss issues related to the bi-regional partnership. The SOM is usually accompanied by a Stakeholder Event for hearing the views of the wider community....

November 15, 2019 — FinCEAL+ BRIDGES Seminar: Sustainable Development Goals and Partnerships for Transformation to be held on 20 November 2019

FinCEAL Plus BRIDGES will organize a seminar entitled, "Sustainable Development Goals and Partnerships for Transformation: Finnish Research and Innovation with Africa, Asia, and Latin America and the Caribbean", on 20 November 2019 at Think Corner Lounge, University of Helsinki Think...