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2017
Nov 22
2017
Nov 24
  • conference
  • Genève

Philanthropy in Education: Global Trends, Regional Differences and Diverse Perspectives

This Symposium inaugurates the series on Philanthropy in Education: Global Trends, Regional Differences and Diverse Perspectives, a new initiative launched and co-sponsored by NORRAG, the Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi Foundation for Policy Research, the Open Society Foundations and the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies.
2017
Dec 1
Copyright, J. Pelikan, SwissTPH Basel
  • swissuniversities
  • conference
  • Bern

Going digital in research & education partnerships: opportunities, challenges, and risks

The 2017 annual conference of the KFPE organized together with SUDAC (the swissuniversities Development and Cooperation Network) focuses on the potential and limitations of digital tools and approaches in the research and policy arenas, and the relevance of such tools and approaches in education.
2017
Dec 7
2017
Dec 8
  • conference
  • Basel

Helminth Infection: from Transmission to Control

The Swiss TPH Winter Symposium 2017 invites medical parasitologists, infection biologists, epidemiologists and public health specialists and students to review and discuss progress in research, control and elimination and eradiation of helminth infections.
2017
Dec 8
Academic freedom: a universal right at stake?
  • Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences
  • conference
  • Bern

Academic freedom: a universal right at stake?

Academic freedom is a core principle that is critical for the conduct of science and its progress. It encompasses the engagement in scholarly practices and the exchange of scientific ideas without interference or suppression. Without academic freedom, the advancement of science and social benefits derived from science will be impaired.
2017
Dec 11
  • seminar
  • Zollikofen

Smallholders – Big Actors?

Public Award ceremony and discussion organized by the Swiss Forum for International Agricultural Research (SFIAR) hosted by the Bern University of Applied Sciences - School of Agricultural, Forest and Food Sciences HAFL
2017
Dec 15
No roots, no fruits
  • lecture
  • Basel

«No roots, no fruits!»

This event marks the retirement of the president of SCNAT and longstanding director of Swiss TPH, from his full professorship at both, the Faculties of Medicine, and Science, of the University of Basel.