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The Network | No. 6 - August 2010

The Network | No. 6 - August 2010

The Network | No. 6 - August 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: 

  • Research gets more European funding than ever before
  • Who else wins research funding in 2011?
  • Chief scientific adviser to be in Barroso's team 
  • Nigerian scientists want a research fund 
  • Turning Europe's research to commerce
  • The future of agriculture in the Nile Basin
  • Fellowships for researchers who want to protect the environment
  • Scholarship for plant breeders
  • Scholarships available for hydrological and energy scientists
  • Profiles: The European University Association 
  • Science on the tip of Africa 
  • 19 countries wait for Africa's first Innovation Outlook results
  • European science organisations launch international code of conduct

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