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A police commissioner in Lagos, Nigeria talks to bus passengers about the spread of COVID-19, before more restrictive measures were placed on the city this week. Credit: Pius Utomi Ekpei/AFP/Getty
  • 06.04.2020
  • News

How poorer countries are scrambling to prevent a coronavirus disaster

Snapshots from four nations struggling to limit deaths faster than the United States and other wealthy countries.
Leading House for Latin America
  • 03.04.2020
  • News

Seed Money and Mobility Grants

To strengthen the scientific exchange between researchers from Swiss and Latin American institutions
Brief: Guidelines to conflict sensitive research
  • 01.04.2020
  • News

Two new videos showcasing Guidelines to conflict sensitive research

Watch the two new video showcasing Guidelines to conflict sensitive research developed jointly with swisspeace.
Jahresbericht 2029
  • 25.03.2020
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Annual Report 2019

Many activities focused on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and were undertaken in collaboration with partner institutions.
Dr. Amadou Sall, Senegal Dakar
  • 20.03.2020
  • News

Coronavirus 'rapid test kits' to be made in Senegal - BBC News

Rapid test kits that scientists say will diagnose coronavirus within 10 minutes are being developed in a laboratory in Senegal's capital, Dakar.
R. Geigy Stiftung
  • 19.03.2020
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11th Rudolf Geigy Award 2020

The Award will be conferred to young researchers, scientists and public/global health specialists who have distinguished themselves with excellent work in the areas of neglected diseases or public/global health and whose scientific career is not yet fully developed.
Globalster Call 2020
  • 17.03.2020
  • News

Globalstars Call for Proposals

India and Switzerland, together with five other countires have announced the Globalstars call for joint R&D projects within the scope: “Key Enabling Technologies for Healthcare, Agriculture and Water”.
SFIAR-Award 2015
  • 10.03.2020
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SFIAR Award 2020

The Swiss Forum for International Agricultural Research (SFIAR) offers an annual Award for graduates and scientists of a Swiss institution who work in agricultural research for development.
Partnering for Change: Link Research to Societal Challenges
  • 11.02.2020
  • News

TD MOOC: Innovative co-produced open online course

Partnering for Change - Link Research to Societal Challenges: How can we address societal challenges with research? Investigate the principles, processes, and uses of transdisciplinarity.
Forum Social Conflicts
  • 11.02.2020
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r4d Forum Social Conflicts - "Difference as a resource for peace"

Research results and messages emerging from the r4d programme. REGISTRATION NOW OPEN by 6 April 2020
The Institute aims to promote sustainability on smallholdings in developing and emerging countries
  • 27.01.2020
  • News

BFH-HAFL gets its first institute

The interdisciplinary HAFL Hugo P. Cecchini Institute will focus on promoting sustainability on smallholdings in developing and emerging countries.
Marcel Tanner mit ForschungspartnerInnen aus Ghana (Seth Owusu-Agyei & Margret Gyapong)
  • 17.01.2020
  • News

Der lange Weg zu einem Malariaimpfstoff

Die Langzeit-Dokumentation zeigt auf, wie schwierig der Weg zur ersehnten neuen Waffe gegen Malaria war. Die Schweiz spielte bei der Entwicklung des Impfstoffs eine tragende Rolle.
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