Project Updates

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.

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....

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.

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...

December 7, 2015 — China Finland Research Seminar on STI Cooperation in Cleantech and Environment during NDIW 2015 in Shanghai 4th November

China - Finland bi-regional seminar on STI cooperation in Cleantech and Environment was held on November 4th in Shanghai, China as part of NDIW2015 Finland day. The high level event was organized by UniPID-FinCEAL Plus in cooperation with China - Finland Strategic ICT Alliance. The event was...

December 7, 2015 — CLIC Innovation and FinCEAL Plus Seminar: Re Energizing International Cooperation, Renewable Energy Research with Third Countries organized in Helsinki on 19 November connected renewable energy experts

CLIC Innovation (Finnish Bioeconomy and Cleantech Cluster) and FinCEAL Plus organized a joint one day seminar on international cooperation in Renewable Energy research, focusing especially on research collaboration with Third Countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America and the Caribbean region. The...