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The Network | No. 4 - July 2010

The Network | No. 4 - July 2010

The Network | No. 4 - July 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:

  • New funding instrument for European universities? 
  • First overview of social science research in a decade
  • Critical time for agricultural statistics
  • New mathematics teaching centres
  • Food and agriculture session
  • Uganda seeks to improve public understanding of science
  • Germany and Egypt promote collaborative research
  • Kenya seeks to improve food security
  • Drug discovery initiative issues call for centres of excellence
  • European science foundation and research councils plan merger
  • European Research Organisation update
  • Does science need this new lobby?
  • Big science steps up advice for EU policymakers

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