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world sicentists' warning to humanity (BioScience, bix125, https://doi.org/10.1093/biosci/bix125)
  • 17.11.2017
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15'000 scientists in 184 countries warn about negative global environmental trends

World Scientists’ Warning to Humanity: A Second Notice
Since 1992, with the exception of stabilizing the stratospheric ozone layer, humanity has failed to make sufficient progress in generally solving these foreseen environmental challenges, and alarmingly, most of them are getting far worse
  • 16.11.2017
  • Universität Neuenburg
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European Master in Migration Studies

The University of Neuchâtel is promoting a new mobility and learning programme with European partners in migration studies.
KFPE Newsletter
  • 14.11.2017
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KFPE Newsletter November 2017

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snis 2017
  • 02.11.2017
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The Swiss Network for International Studies (SNIS) launches new Call for Projects

The 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.
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  • 01.11.2017
  • swissuniversities
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Second Call open in the frame of SUDAC

The SUDAC (swissuniversities development and cooperation network) programme promotes the development of 'Consortia for Education and Research (COFER)' that are oriented towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the U.N. Agenda 2030
The Lancet Countdown Report
  • 01.11.2017
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The Lancet Countdown's 2017 report

The report on health and climate change tracks 40 indicators across five areas, arriving at three key conclusions.
  • 30.10.2017
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Master of Advanced Studies in Development and Cooperation 2018-20

The Master of Advanced Studies (MAS) in Development and Cooperation offers students an inspiring environment in which they can acquire an understanding of local and global development challenges as well as the tools and methods to find innovative solutions to address them.
  • 27.10.2017
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Swiss scientists find ‘Achilles heel’ of malaria parasite

Scientists in Switzerland have uncovered a new method of fighting malaria, the parasitic disease endemic in tropical zones that kills around 500,000 people every year, mostly young children.
A Conflict Sensitive Approach to Field Research
  • 2017
  • Akademien der Wissenschaften Schweiz
  • Kommission für Forschungspartnerschaften mit Entwicklungsländern
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A Conflict Sensitive Approach to Field Research – Doing Any Better?

This publication by swisspeace and the KFPE demonstrates, in eight contributions, how scientists view their research as dependent of national and international power structures. Research in conflict zones can point to ways and means to diffuse tension, if consciously undertaken. To achieve this objective, field research projects need to consider these specifics from the very outset.

KFPE Newsletter, November 2017

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