UniPID News

April 21, 2016 — FinCEAL+ Targeted Travel Grants for H2020 Info Days - Applications are Now Closed!

FinCEAL+ has opened targeted grants to facilitate the travel of researchers in Finnish institutions working with Africa, Asia and LAC, interested in attending H2020 Info Days on Societal Challenge 1 and Societal Challenge 2. The maximum individual grant is 800€ and can be used to cover travel,...

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 11, 2016 — FinCEAL+ Targeted Travel Grant Call: 4th International Climate Change Adaptation Conference in Rotterdam, 10-13 May 2016

FinCEAL Plus is inviting researchers to apply for Targeted Travel Grants to attend the Adaptation Futures 2016 Conference in Rotterdam on May 10-13. Adaptation Futures is the biennial conference of the Global Programme of Research on Climate Change Vulnerability, Impacts and Adaptation (PROVIA). In...

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+ 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.