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30 06, 2015

Sanna Sorvari nominated to the WDS Scientific Committee

Research Director Sanna Sorvari, from the Finnish Meteorological Institute, has been appointed to the WDS (World Data System) Scientific Committee for the term 2015-2018. Dr. Sorvari was nominated for the committee by the Council of

26 05, 2015

Research Excellence at the Science Academies of Europe

Extensive study of science academy research and the potential for collaboration The Union of the German Academies of Sciences and Humanities and the federation of All European Academies (ALLEA) have released a survey and analysis

27 04, 2015

Publication: Future Directions for Scientific Advice in Europe

On 27 April 2015 the essay collection Future Directions for Scientific Advice in Europe (eds. James Wilsdon and Robert Doubleday) was presented in Brussels. The joint publication was a project by: University of Cambridge’s Centre for Science

23 04, 2015

Future Earth Townhall Meeting, 26 May 2015

Participatory workshop to map out key priorities in global change research 26 May 2015, Eurooppasali (Malminkatu 16, Helsinki), 8:30-13:00 Registration by 20 May 2015. Challenge Achieving sustainability in a world subject to global change requires understanding

31 03, 2015

Seminar: Energy dialogue in EU – Science advising policy-makers

The Finnish Academy of Science and Letters, in cooperation with EASAC (European Academies' Science Advisory Council) is organizing a high-level seminar titled 'Energy dialogue in EU - Science advising policy-makers'. Time: 4 May 2015 5.00-7.00 pm

27 03, 2015

European Academy Organisations Sign Memorandum of Understanding

On 26 March 2015, the Presidents of five European academy organisations met in Berlin to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to strengthen inter-academy cooperation in Europe. The Director-General of DG Research and Innovation, Robert-Jan

9 03, 2015

Science Diplomacy for the common good

On March 3rd, the Council of Finnish Academies organized a seminar on Science Diplomacy and the Arctic. The purpose of the seminar was to introduce the concept of 'science diplomacy' to Finnish academic and foreign