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The Royal Irish Academy/Acadamh Ríoga na hÉireann champions research. We identify and recognise Ireland’s world class researchers. We support scholarship and promote awareness of how science and the humanities enrich our lives and benefit society. We believe that good research needs to be promoted, sustained and communicated. The Academy is run by a Council of its members. Membership is by election and considered the highest academic honour in Ireland.

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European Academies of Science: European GMO Laws no Longer fit

Wednesday, 4 March 2020

The current EU rules on genetically modified organisms (GMO) are not fit for purpose anymore, leading scientists warn in a newly released EASAC commentary.

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Call for experts for joint ALLEA-EASAC-FEAM project on “International health data transfer”

Wednesday, 26 February 2020

Next month ALLEA, EASAC and FEAM will start a joint project on international health data transfer for research.

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ALLEA presents recommendations for sustainable data sharing in the humanities

Wednesday, 19 February 2020

This report provides key recommendations to make digital data in the humanities “Findable, Accessible, Interoperable and Reusable”

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‘Making Sense of Science for Policy under Conditions of Complexity and Uncertainty’

Wednesday, 19 February 2020

To mark the latest SAPEA report, the Academy recently held a workshop with a high-level panel of experts.

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Turin Academy of Sciences 2020 Prizes

Friday, 24 January 2020

The Turin Academy of Sciences invites nominations for their scientific prizes.

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The International Balzan Foundation Prize

Friday, 24 January 2020

Nominations are now being welcomed for the 2020 Balzan Prizes.

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Call for nominations for the 2021 Louis-Jeantet Prizes

Friday, 20 December 2019

The Scientific Committee of the Louis-Jeantet Foundation is actively searching for nominations for the 2021 Louis-Jeantet Prizes.

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Call for nominations: All European Academies Madame de Staël Prize for Cultural Values 2020

Thursday, 19 December 2019

The prize will be awarded during ALLEA’s General Assembly in London on 4 June 2020.

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Leading Scientists Warn: Wood Pellets Threat to Climate - “No Silver Pellet”

Friday, 13 December 2019

The European National Academies of Sciences warn of the serious mismatches between science and policy on forest bioenergy.

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European Scientific Advice Mechanism evidence review on the topic Biodegradability of plastics in the open environment.

Friday, 13 December 2019

Call for nominations for an international working group to conduct the evidence review.

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