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OWSD Regional Workshop in Sudan

 

OWSD Sudan National Chapter, in cooperation with OWSD Headquarters, is organizing a regional workshop dedicated, among others, to OWSD PG Fellowships grant holders from the Arab Region and OWSD members from Sudan. This workshop provides training in science communication skills, especially writing for publication in scientific journals. It will also be an opportunity to meet other scientists from the Arab Region and share challenges and opportunities. For the full program, please see the attached file.

The workshop will take place at Al Neelain University, Sudan, from 2-6 April 2017.

10 selected OWSD Fellows from the Arab Region in addition to 40 OWSD members from Sudan will participate in the workshop.

 


If you wish to apply for this unique opportunity to increase your publication skills, please fill in and submit the form below by the deadline of Wednesday, 1st March 2017:

 

 https://www.cognitoforms.com/ SudaneseWomenInScienceOrganiza tion1/OrganizationForWomenInSc ienceForDevelopingWorldSudanNa tionalChapterBridgingTheGapBet weenResearchAndPublica

 



Successful candidates will be selected by OWSD Sudan National chapter


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Bridging the gap between Research and Publications: Challenges and Opportunities

Workshop overview


BIOVISION FORUM 2017: CALL FOR APPLICATIONS OPEN UNTIL 24 February 2017

 

 

BIOVISION 2017 will be held, on April 4, 5 & 6, in Lyon – France and will feature the 5th edition of Catalyzer and Investor (Pitches on April 5th & 6th).

Call for applications is launched: apply before February 24th 2017!

 

  • BIOVISION Catalyzer will allow selected innovative life sciences Projects and seed stage Startups to connect with potential partners and pitch in front of a prestigious selection committee. 

 

·         BIOVISION Investor is dedicated to life sciences startups seeking series A or series B funds within 18 months. The international selection committee gathers more than 15 partners from leading European Venture funds

Biovision 2017 Catalyzer and Investor participants will also be more than welcome to take part in and contribute during the Prospective sessions that will address the theme of From Global Health to One Health.

Should you wish to get further information on BIOVISION Catalyzer or Investor: Please contact Smita MOHANTY: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

TWAS-ROSSA will sponsor up to 3 selected candidates with air travel funds and participants might be requested to pay for their own accommodation and conference fees.

 Call for APPLICATIONS one health one place

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International Transdisciplinarity Conference 2017

 

The International Transdisciplinarity Conference in 2017 is co-organised by Leuphana University Lüneburg, Germany and the Network for Transdisciplinary Research of the Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences.
Contributions from all fields and research cultures are invited. 

Click on the attachment to learn more.

 

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TWAS 2017 Prizes and 2017 TWAS-Siwei Cheng Prize in Economic Sciences

 

The TWAS 2017 Prizes will be awarded to in recognition of an outstanding contribution to knowledge in the following nine fields of science:  Agricultural Sciences; Biology;  Chemistry;  Earth, Astronomy and Space Sciences; Engineering Sciences; Mathematics;  Medical Sciences; Physics and Social Sciences (excluding Economic Sciences).

The newly established TWAS-Siwei Cheng Prize in Economic Sciences will be awarded to an individual scientist for outstanding contribution in both understanding and addressing economic sciences.

In each field, candidates for the above mentioned prizes must meet at least one of the following qualifications:

  • Scientific research achievement of outstanding significance for the development of scientific thought.
  • Outstanding contribution to the application of science and technology to sustainable development.

The outstanding contribution may be defined in relation to existing opportunities and realistic possibilities available to the candidate. This applies particularly to candidates from scientifically disadvantaged countries.

In either cases candidates must be individual scientists who have been living and working in a developing country for at least ten years immediately prior to their nomination.

Members of TWAS and candidates for TWAS membership are not eligible for these prizes.

On behalf of the TWAS Council, you are invited to nominate qualified candidates to be considered for these prizes. Please especially consider women scientists and candidates from scientifically lagging countries.

The nominations for the above mentioned prizes can only be submitted electronically through the new on-line platform by clicking on the "Nominate Now" button available from the following web pages:

Ø  http://twas.org/opportunity/twas-prizes

Ø  http://twas.org/opportunity/twas-siwei-cheng-prize-economic-sciences

NB: Closing date to submit complete nominations is 31 March 2017.

 

PHC Napata 2017

 

The French Embassy in Sudan reminds you  the existence of funding for bilateral Franco-Sudanese projects: PHC NAPATA.

The call for proposals has been open since 17 October and will be closed on 17 January.

You can read the call below and submit your project on the internet page which can access through the link below.

Best regards

 

Bonjour

L’Ambassade de France au Soudan vous rappelle l’existence de financement pour des projets bilatéraux franco-soudanais : PHC NAPATA

L’appel à projet est ouvert depuis le 17 octobre dernier et sera clôturé le 17 janvier prochain.

Vous pouvez lire l’appel ci-dessous et déposer votre projet sur la page internet auquel vous pouvez accéder grâce au lien ci-dessous.

Très cordialement

 

The French Embassy in Sudan has the pleasure to inform you of the launching of the joint program NAPATA for scientific cooperation between France and Sudan, aiming at supporting the development of bilateral partnerships between academic and research institutions and joint research cooperation projects, and at encouraging mobility of academics and researchers.

The program is run jointly by the French Embassy and the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research of the Republic of Sudan.

Each proposed project should be submitted by a joint French-Sudanese team with two coordinators, French and Sudanese.

Online call for proposal is opened at http://www.campusfrance.org/napata (applications to be filled either in French or in English).

Courtesy translation in Arabic of the call or proposal is available at the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research.

The deadline for online application is 17 January  2017.

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L’Ambassade de France au Soudan a le plaisir de vous informer du lancement du programme conjoint de coopération scientifique « partenariat Hubert Curien » entre la France et le Soudan, intitulé NAPATA, qui a pour objet de soutenir le développement de partenariats bilatéraux entre institutions universitaires et de recherche scientifique en France et au Soudan, de soutenir des projets de recherche menés en coopération, et de favoriser la mobilité des enseignants universitaires et des chercheurs.

Chaque projet soumis doit être porté par une équipe conjointe franco-soudanaise comprenant deux coordinateurs, l’un français et l’autre soudanais.

L’appel à projets est en ligne sur http://www.campusfrance.org/napata  

Date limite de saisie en ligne : 17 janvier 2017.

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