UniPID News

June 16, 2016 — Internship at SIMHE-UniPID, my learning experiences

The author, Melissa Gonzalez Soto performed her internship in UniPID at the Supporting Immigrants in Higher Education in Finland (SIMHE) project during past May-June. In her internship report she reflects on her expectations, learning outcomes and working experiences with the UniPID team.

June 14, 2016 — FinCEAL+ LAC organized a Finnish delegation to attend FAUBAI 2016 conference in Fortaleza, Brazil

FinCEAL+ LAC organized a delegation of Finnish university representatives to participate in the FAUBAI 2016 conference in Fortaleza, Brazil, April 16th to 20th. The Brazilian Association for International Education – FAUBAl – organizes this yearly conference, which is the main event on the...

June 10, 2016 — Open Call for SIMHE-UniPID Virtual Studies Proposals 2016

The Supporting Immigrants in Higher Education in Finland (SIMHE) project implemented by the Finnish University Partnership for International Development (UniPID) is hereby inviting interested course coordinators from the UniPID member universities to submit course proposals to be offered in the...

June 10, 2016 — Building Partnerships: Visit to South Africa by Eric Bruun

In May 2016, Dr. Eric Bruun made a visit to South Africa for a research proposal meeting and workshop on non-motorized transport safety. Funded by FinCEAL+, Eric had an opportunity to meet up with colleagues from the University of Capetown and India. Here are some highlights from his trip.

June 2, 2016 — Young Scientists and Entrepreneurs - changing the face of the Africa-EU Energy Partnership

UniPID, through its FinCEAL project, has been supporting Finnish researchers to strengthen their cooperation with their counterparts in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean. This year, FinCEAL took this support a notch higher by challenging young scientists and entrepreneurs at the 2nd...

June 1, 2016 — SIMHE Flash News 2: Increasing collaboration with experts in the University of Jyväskylä

Meeting with the Lifelong guidance team of the University of Jyväskylä and the SIMHE-UniPID, we are looking for more professional and scientific collaboration for the improvement of the practices.

May 17, 2016 — Master's Award in Development Studies 2016

The Finnish University Partnership for International Development – UniPID and the Finnish Society for Development Research (FSDR) jointly seek exceptional Master’s level theses from UniPID universities to be awarded.

May 4, 2016 — FinCEAL+ co-organizes "Nordic Perspectives on Strengthening Higher Education, Research and Innovation Cooperation with the LAC region" Nordic stakeholder meeting

European Institute of International Studies (EIIS) in cooperation with the Government Offices of Sweden, the FinCEAL project (Developing Finnish Science, Technology and Innovation Cooperation between Europe and the LAC Region) and supported by Ministry of Education and Culture of Finland, Embassy...

May 4, 2016 — Check out the new searchable map on the FinCEAL Infobank!

FinCEAL+ has launched a new feature of the Infobank, the multidisciplinary research database on of research and capacity building projects carried out by the Finnish research community on/in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean. You can now navigate the database through an interactive,...