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Breakthrough Prize Foundation partners with ALLEA to support scientists forced to leave Ukraine

Friday, 1 April 2022

Foundation dedicates $1.5 million from a $3 million pledge for impacted scientists to ALLEA, the European Federation of Academies of Sciences and Humanities, for distribution via European academic institutions.

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

Royal Irish Academy ongoing support of Ukraine

Wednesday, 16 March 2022

The Royal Irish Academy stands in solidarity with the citizens and scholarly community in Ukraine and has, along with colleagues from Europe and around the world, denounced in the strongest terms the criminal invasion...

Membership, Policy and International Relations, International Activities

Statement in support of Ukraine, its citizens and academics

Wednesday, 16 March 2022

Today, the President of the Royal Irish Academy has released a statement in support of Ukraine, its citizens and academics. The statement is a response to the ongoing military incursion by Russia into the country and...

Membership, Policy and International Relations, International Activities

Science supports new and improved cancer screening programmes, say EU advisors

Friday, 11 March 2022

There is a strong scientific basis for introducing life-saving screening programmes in EU member states for both lung cancer and prostate cancer, according to experts advising the European Commission ahead of an...

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

Forest bioenergy update: BECCS and its role in integrated assessment models

Friday, 11 March 2022

“Look before you Leap”: European Science Academies Caution against Subsidies for Bioenergy with Carbon Capture and Storage (BECCS)

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

Call for Nominations 2022 TÜBA Academy Prizes

Thursday, 24 February 2022

The Royal Irish Academy is invited to nominate outstanding scientists with original, leading and path-breaking works for each category of TÜBA Academy Prizes

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

Turin Academy of Sciences 2022 Prizes

Thursday, 24 February 2022

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

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

IAP Elections 2022 – Call for Candidates

Tuesday, 25 January 2022

The IAP is now inviting nominations for the IAP Board.

Policy and International Relations

Call for Nominations: Neonicotinoids and Ecosystem Services (Environment Programme)

Wednesday, 29 December 2021

EASAC is now inviting expert nominations for a new Working Group.

Policy and International Relations

Call for Nominations: The Future of Gas (Energy Programme)

Wednesday, 29 December 2021

EASAC is now inviting expert nominations for a new Working Group.

Policy and International Relations

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