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  • 19.10.2018
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The SNIS launches its 2019 Call for Projects

The Swiss Network for International Studies (SNIS) offers project grants for pluri-disciplinary research teams. The project grants run for two years and range from 100’000 to 300’000 Swiss Francs.
CO2 emissions by Our World in Data
  • 17.10.2018
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Global inequalities in CO₂ emissions

The richest countries of the world are home to 49% of the world population but responsible for 86% of the world's CO₂ emissions.
  • 15.10.2018
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Mountain Research and Development Vol 38, No 3 available online and open access

Papers in this issue cover a broad range of topics.
Africa conference ECAS
  • 12.10.2018
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Africa: Connections and Disruptions - Call for Panels

The Centre for African Studies , University of Edinburgh has launched the Call for Panels for the 8th European Conference on African Studies.
  • 08.10.2018
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Call for the Nairobi/Switzerland Business Development Program

The call is open to graduate students - entrepreneurs and startups from sub-Saharan African innovation hubs, with a strong link to academia.
Anna Deplazes Zemp
  • 21.09.2018
  • Forum Biodiversität Schweiz
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«Die öffentliche Verfügbarkeit von Geninformationen ist für die Forschung unabdingbar.»

Das Nagoya-Protokoll und die Konvention über die biologische Vielfalt sollen zu einer fairen Nutzung von biologischer Forschung in Ländern des Südens (reich an Biodiversität) wie des Nordens (starke Forschung) beitragen. Nun wird die Ausweitung des Protokolls und der Konvention auf digitale Geninformationen diskutiert. Die Molekularbiologin und Ethikerin Anna Deplazes-Zemp vom Ethikzentrum der Universität Zürich hat an einer Stellungnahme der Akademien der Wissenschaften Schweiz mitgewirkt.
MENA Region
  • 17.09.2018
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Call for "young scientists mobility grants" with MENA Countries

The following countries have been identified as priority countries for the first phase: Egypt, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine, Qatar, Tunisia and the United Arab Emirates.
Nachhaltigkeitsziele / Sustainable Development Goals
  • 10.09.2018
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Times Higher Education is developing ranking based on SDGs

Times Higher Education (THE) is developing a new global university ranking that aims to measure institutions’ success in delivering the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals.
A Centre of Excellence at the Gaston Berger University in Senegal, which specializes in mathematics and computer science.
  • 05.09.2018
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World Bank pours hundreds of millions into African science

Huge grassroots initiative has founded dozens of research centres across the continent — but the hubs face an uncertain future.

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