Pro-Africa receives proposals until January 22, 2015
Registrations are now open for the Call 046/2014 of the Program of Cooperation in Science, Technology and Innovation with the countries of Africa (Pro-Africa), that is an initiative of the National Council of Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq), in Brazil.
Thematic videoconferences about HORIZON 2020
On December 10th,12th and 15th 2014, ALCUE NET will conduct three video conferences on Horizon 2020 dealing with open and future calls in the thematic areas of Bioeconomy,Health, Marie Sklodowska-Curie (MSCA), Energy, Biodiversity, Information and Communication Technologies (ICT)and Social Sciences and Humanities (SSH).
EU-LAC Health Roadmap Consultation and Validation Workshop
The 6th EU-LAC Health Workshop had the goal to discuss with EU and CELAC stakeholders the current draft of the roadmap for the EU-CELAC Joint Initiative for Health Research and Innovation
Workshop on Geothermal Energy in Salta
The Workshop on Geothermal Energy will take place in December 9, 10 and 11 in the city of Salta, Argentina
High Tower of Amazônia
During the 11th National Week of Science and Technology-SNTC 2014, that occurred on October 13th through 19th, throughout the country, the Ministry of Science Technology and Innovation-MCTI conducted a seminar about the Project High Tower of Amazonia-ATTO.
Information day on HORIZON 2020 in La Paz
In the frame of the ALCUE NET and INCONTACT 2020 projects and in collaboration with the Vice- Ministry of Science and Technology of Bolivia, a 2-day event on Horizon 2020 funding programme will take place on 27-28 October 2014 in La Paz, Bolivia.
ALCUE NET meeting on Biodiversity and Climate Change in Marseille
In the frame of ALCUE NET activities, IRD is organizing a bi-regional meeting on biodiversity and climate change: “Capacity building and networking towards better coordination of biodiversity and climate change research” to be held on 26, 27 and 28 November in Marseille, France
Successful Information day on HORIZON 2020 in Lima
In the framework of the ALCUE NET and INCONTACT 2020 projects and in collaboration with the EU mission in Lima, CONCYTEC and la Cámara de Comercio de Lima, a 2-day event on Horizon 2020 funding programme was organized on 9-10 October 2014 in Lima.
Editorial - First issue of ALCUE-NET Newsletter
Welcome to the first issue of ALCUE-NET Newsletter, which will be published quarterly
Launch of the ERANet-LAC 1st Joint Call on Research and Innovation
In the framework of the ERANet-LAC project, the 1st Joint Call on Research and Innovation of programme owners in the Members States of the European Union (MS), the Associated Countries to the 7th Framework Programme (AC), the Latin-American and the Caribbean Countries was launched on September 16th, 2014. Deadline for submission will be the 27th October 2014.
Argentinean Innovation Workshop in LETs 2014
The Liaison Office Argentina-European Union in Science, Technology and Innovation (ABEST) will organize an Innovation Workshop in the framework of LETs 2014 in Bologna
1st ERANet-LAC Joint Call: PRE-ANNOUNCEMENT
In the framework of the ERANet-LAC project, the 1st Joint Call on Research and Innovation of programme owners in the Member States of the European Union (MS), the Associated Countries to the 7th Framework Programme (AC), the Latin-American and the Caribbean Countries will be launched on September 16th, 2014.
Successful Horizon 2020 Info Days sessions were organized by MICITT Costa Rica
On the framework of the CTCAP activities, an Info day on HORIZON 2020 opportunities took place on 7 & 8 August in San José, Costa Rica. ALCUE NET project has had a stand to promote regional capabilities and scientific and technological potential.
EU-LAC Foundation's Open Call for Research Projects
Under the Foundation's six-monthly Open Call, researchers and consortia may apply for grants of up to 24,300€ to fund research projects on topics relevant to the relationship between the European Union and Latin America and the Caribbean.
Call for expression of interest under the ERANet-LAC project
Under the ERANet-LAC project (Network of the European Union, Latin America and the Caribbean Countries on Joint Innovation and Research Activities), a call for expression of interest for Pilot Coordination Actions was launched.
ALCUE NET – Renewable Energy Activities
The ALCUE NET Project is now acting as a concrete support mechanism for bi-regional S&T policy dialogue according to the recommendations of the Summit Process and SOM meetings
21 Students Arrive at CSF for July 19 Start of SPISE 2014
SPISE is an intensive four-week enrichment residential summer program for Caribbean high-school students
EU – CELAC Bi-regional Seminar on Science, Technology and Innovation Cooperation in Smart Cities: Smart Transport and Energy Solutions for Urban Areas
Santiago de Chile, Wednesday 10th September 2014
EU-LAC Workshop on ICT in Chile
The workshop was the last of four thematic workshops organised within the framework of the ALCUE-Net project. Previous workshops focused on renewable energy, bioeconomy, and biodiversity
Work Package 5: Addressing societal challenge through action in Biodiversity contribution to Climate Change priority of the JIRI
Apart from mapping relevant STI information, projects and assessment, WP5 partners pursue a set of other activities which include identifying research topics of common interest
Capacity building and international networking event in Montevideo (5 – 6 of May, 2014)
Opportunities for International Cooperation in Research – Horizon 2020 Program- European Union Capacity Building and International Networking
The ENSOCIO-LAC Cancún Event – 30th June / 1st July 2014
ENHANCING EU-LAC COLLABORATION AND JOINT RESEARCH INITIATIVES
New ERA-MIN Joint Call on Sustainable Supply of Raw Materials in Europe
On the framework of the ERA-MIN project a new Joint Call was launched
Capacity Building and International Networking meeting in Montevideo
On May 5th and 6th, 2014 the International Capacity Building and Networking event, organized jointly by ALCUE NET, INCONTACT 2020 and INNOVA II projects was held at the Presidential Chair of the Republic of Uruguay in Montevideo
GREEN TALENTS - International Forum for High Potentials in Sustainable Development
Are you an up-and-coming researcher with original ideas and a strong focus on sustainable development? Does your research have the potential to change the world? Rise to the challenge and convince our high-calibre expert jury to become one of the 25 Green Talents 2014!
NMP-DeLA Nano for Health: Expert Workshop and Summer School, Argentina
The EC funded NMP-DeLA project is hosting two key events addressing nano for health issues from 19th-23rd May, at Fundación Pablo Cassará, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
NMP-DeLA Project Newsletter No.1 published
NMP-DeLA's activities focus on strengthening local research capacities, as a means to achieve the goal of deploying advanced and new material technologies in the sectors of major social challenge in Latin America: Energy, Water and Health
ALCUE NET Project Consortium Meeting in Costa Rica
The project Consortium meeting will be held back-to-back the IV EU-CELAC Senior Officials Meeting, 4-5 April in San José, Costa Rica.
ALCUE NET Bioecnomy Joint Events in Cali
ALCUE NET Bioecnomy Joint Events, organized by MINCYT & CIRAD.18-21st March 2014 in CIAT, Cali, Colombia
2nd EU‐LAC Health Roadmapping Workshop of the EU-LAC Health Project
The 2nd EU‐LAC Health Roadmapping Workshop "Analyzing and benefitting from the current political scenario to strengthen EU‐LAC Health Research Cooperation" was held in Madrid, Spain, 26 ‐ 27 February 2014
ALCUE NET – Policy Dialogue Meeting on Renewable Energies
CONACYT will host the Policy EULAC Dialogue Meeting on Renewable Energies next 11th & 12th march, 2014 in Mexico City
Chile will host the thematic workshop on Information and Communication Technologies
The objective of the Thematic Workshop is to elaborate recommendations for the ALCUE NET Concept Note to be proposed to the Senior Officials Meeting
Workshop of the European Member States delegates in preparation of the EU-CELAC Senior Officials Meeting
In preparation of the EU-CELAC SOM, which is taken place in Costa Rica on the 3rd and 4th of April 2014, the European Commission convened a workshop for the European delegates to discuss common priorities.
ALCUE NET – Latin America, Caribbean and European Union Thematic Workshop on Biodiversity and Climate Change
The event is organized together with COLCIENCIAS (Colombia) & IRD (France) in the framework of ALCUE NET project Activities. March 4 to 6 in Santa Marta, Colombia