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ALLEA President and Vice-Presidents Elected

Thursday, 6 May 2021

European Academies Re-Elect Antonio Loprieno as ALLEA President and Annette Grüters-Kieslich and Luke Drury, MRIA as Vice-Presidents.

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

European coordination needed to fight science disinformation, academies say

Monday, 3 May 2021

In this report ALLEA examines the potential of technical and policy measures to tackle science disinformation and calls for improved European exchange and coordination in this field.

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

Watch: Engaging with society

Monday, 26 April 2021

If you missed the second webinar in a series addressing the question, ‘How can higher education “build forward better”?’ in the post Covid-19 context you can watch it now.

Policy and International Relations, Future Earth Ireland

Decarbonisation of the Health Sector

Tuesday, 20 April 2021

This Commentary by EASAC and FEAM emphasises the responsibility of the health sector to reduce its own GHG emissions, and work with other sectors to accelerate decarbonization of the wider economy

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

European academy networks call for urgent solution to health data transfer barriers

Tuesday, 20 April 2021

According to this report, legal challenges hamper the sharing of health data with researchers outside the EU/European Economic Area

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

Call for Nominations: 2021 TUBA Academy Prizes

Tuesday, 20 April 2021

TÜBA Academy Prizes are awarded to scientists with original, leading and path-breaking works in their fields.

Policy and International Relations

New International Science Council Steering Group sets direction for the second phase of the Scientific Publishing project

Tuesday, 20 April 2021

The recently appointed Group, which includes Ireland’s Luke Drury, MRIA, will guide the next set of project activities to define tractable priorities for reform and action in scientific publishing.

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

Call for Nominations: International Science Council Governing Board 2021 – 2024

Thursday, 25 March 2021

The three-year term of the current ISC Governing Board concludes at the upcoming 2nd ISC General Assembly in October 2021, and a new Governing Board will be elected at this Assembly.

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

Launch of the Celtic Academies Alliance

Thursday, 25 March 2021

The National Academies of Scotland, Wales and the island of Ireland join forces to launch the Celtic Academies Alliance. 

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

Call for participation: ALLEA project on climate sustainability in the academic system

Wednesday, 24 March 2021

ALLEA welcomes nominations from the natural sciences, social sciences, and the humanities.

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

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