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SAPEA Call for Nomination of Experts: Towards Sustainable Food Consumption

Wednesday, 3 August 2022

SAPEA are seeking experts to sit on a new SAPEA Working Group on ’Towards Sustainable Food Consumption’.

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

Cultural Consequences of Covid-19: Understanding the Pandemic

Monday, 4 July 2022

Watch two leading cultural critics  analyse the impact of the pandemic in conversation no 10 of the RIA online series Perspectives and Pathways in a Time of Crisis.

Policy and International Relations, Covid-19 Research Response

Watch: Irish higher education’s response to the crisis facing displaced students and researchers

Friday, 1 July 2022

If you missed our webinar outlining the supports to displaced students and researchers arriving in Ireland you can watch it now.

Policy and International Relations

2022 IAP Young Physician Leaders (YPL) Programme - Call for candidates

Friday, 17 June 2022

The InterAcademy Partnership is seeking candidates for the 12th IAP Young Physician Leaders Programme to be held on 13-18 October 2022 in conjunction with the World Health Summit in Berlin, Germany, 16-18 October 2022.

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

Call for applications: European fund for displaced scientists

Thursday, 26 May 2022

ALLEA is officially launching the call for applications for the European Fund for Displaced Scientists (EFDS). This call pertains to Funding Line 1 of the EFDS, set up to support academic institutions in Europe that are...

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

Launch of Impact 2030: Ireland's new research and innovation strategy

Friday, 20 May 2022

President, Royal Irish Academy welcomes launch of Impact 2030: Ireland's new research and innovation strategy 

Policy and International Relations

Planned execution of disaster medicine scholar Ahmadreza Djalali must be halted immediately

Wednesday, 18 May 2022

The Royal Irish Academy expresses grave concern for the well-being of Dr Ahmadreza Djalali, an Iranian-Swedish scholar of disaster medicine, who is at imminent risk of execution.

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

Towards Climate Sustainability of the Academic System in Europe and Beyond

Wednesday, 18 May 2022

The academic system is not exempt from imperatives to transition to climate sustainability, new report from European Academies claims

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

Patent system needs adjustment to harmonize with open science objectives, European Academies say

Wednesday, 13 April 2022

This new ALLEA statement examines the current patent system in the context of the ideals and objectives of open science and recommends, among others, the introduction of grace periods in patent applications to make...

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

Launch of EASAC Report on "Regenerative Agriculture"

Tuesday, 12 April 2022

Regenerative Agriculture: Healthy Soil Best Bet for Carbon Storage. This report provides evidence that regenerative agriculture holds promising keys to reducing climate risks while providing the growing world population...

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

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