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The Network | No. 1 - 9 June 2010

The Network | No. 1 - 9 June 2010

The Network | No. 1 - 9 June 2010

A newsletter on science and technology in Africa and Europe, including relevant science policy news, profiles of research institutes and organisations, upcoming events and the latest funding opportunities. [Image credit: CAAST-Net Plus]

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Year of Publication: 2010

In this issue of The Network:

  • Commission plans cuts in Framework red tape
  • Making good use of scarce resources
  • A science and technology counselor for the African Union?
  • Europe and Africa to create science policy dialogue
  • International collaboration is a real challenge for South Africa
  • Turkey hosts networking event in socio-economic sciences and humanities
  • Improving information and communication technology research links
  • Science with Africa conference in Addis Ababa
  • African Union issues call for scientific awards
  • European satellite navigation competition
  • Marie Curie international incoming fellowships
  • Particle physics in France
  • Economist visitors programme
  • IRD presence in Africa
  • International Geoscience Educators Organisation
  • UK Conference of Science Journalists
  • Finland hosts Euro-Africa Cooperation Forum on ICT Research
  • Greece hosts conference on international cooperation

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