UniPID News

November 19, 2014 — UniPID is concerned over the introduction of tuition fees

UniPID- network is concerned over the proposal to introduce tuition fees to non-EU/EEA students. In a comment delivered to the Ministry of Education and Culture, UniPID especially raised concerns over the initiatives influence to the internationalization of the teaching and research of the Finnish...

November 18, 2014 — Master’s Award in Development Studies 2014

UniPID and the Finnish Society for Development Research awarded Henry O. Salas Lazo the 2014 Master's Award in Development Studies at the UniPID and FinCEAL seminar "Cooperation Across Borders - Comprehensive Responses to Transecting Global Challenges" in Helsinki on the 12th of...

October 29, 2014 — Lecture & PhD workshop “Connected Sociologies: From Modernity to Postcolonial Critique”

The annual Westermarck Memorial Lecture and a PhD workshop “Connected Sociologies: From Modernity to Postcolonial Critique” by Gurminder K Bhambra (University of Warwick) will be organized on 20.-21.11. in Helsinki. The lecture and PhD workshop is organized by the Westermarck Society is...

October 23, 2014 — FinCEAL Targeted Travel Grant for the CCI seminar

FinCEAL has opened a Targeted Travel Funding Call to support the participation of a maximum of 10 experts to participate in the CCI -seminar in Helsinki, November 12.-13.11.2014. The call is directed especially to actors dealing with the universities internationalization strategies, building...

October 22, 2014 — UniPID Grants to support seminars on global development

UniPID launches a Call for Proposals to support the organization of a seminar on global development issues. The grants are intended to support multidisciplinary seminars that discuss a topic related to international development or global challenges. The seminar shall be organized during 2015.

October 13, 2014 — UniPID Virtual Studies Call for Proposals NOW OPEN

The Finnish University Partnership for International Development (UniPID) is hereby inviting interested course coordinators to submit course proposals for the UniPID Virutal Studies programme.

September 19, 2014 — New networks created at the seminar on STI cooperation in Smart Cities held in Santiago de Chile

EU-CELAC Bi-regional seminar on STI cooperation in Smart Cities was held on September 10th in Santiago de Chile at the Chilean National Commission for Scientific and Technological Research (CONICYT). The event was organized by UniPID/FinCEAL in cooperation with CONICYT, VTT Technical Research...

September 17, 2014 — Bioenergy in the South: The diverse impacts and future opportunities seminar October 13th

Viikki Tropical Resources Institute (University of Helsinki) together with FinCEAL and UniPID are organizing a seminar “Bioenergy in the South: The diverse impacts and future opportunities” to explore and discuss the many aspects of tropical bioenergy. The event consists of presentations by...

September 17, 2014 — FinCEAL Targeted Travel Grants for Global Forum, Shaping the Future 2014 Open until 24th September

FinCEAL Target grant application period to the Global Forum extended to 24th, September, 2014. Selected grantees will also be eligible for the discount participation fee of 350€ negotiated with the event organizers. Apply Now!