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UniPID News & Events
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- Pre-Conference: Changing Landscapes in Education Development Cooperation. 20 November 2019, 12 - 16, in University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu. You can still participate in the pre-conference virtually and join the discussion on how collaborative approaches can contribute to educational development. Virtual participation via Zoom: https://uef.zoom.us/j/955669118, Meeting ID: 955 669 118. The recording of the video will be available after the event.
- Registration for the Spring 2020 UniPID Virtual Studies has started! Check out the course catalogue on our website and sign up.
- UniPID has been piloting commissioned studies related to development policy for the Ministry for Foreign Affairs (MFA). A study on the role of digitalization and frontier technologies has just come out. Have a look here! Another study published this Autumn, is on Finnish research on food security. Read the study in Finnish here.
- UniPID was part of organizing a Policy Dialogue on Financing for Sustainable Development in Africa along with the Development Policy Committee (KPT), Fingo, FSDR and Development Studies (UH), on 1 November 2019. You can find a recording of the event here.
- Think Africa Week: 18-23 November 2019. Are you in Helsinki this week? Check out the Think Africa Week events here.
- Finland as an Inlfuential Health Promoter – How to Do it Globally? 27 November 2019. A seminar organized by Finnish Parliament's Sexual and Reproductive Rights and Development Group, the Development Policy Committee and Ministry of Social Affairs and Health. Registrations by 25 November 2019 to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Call for Applications: International Master's Degree Programme in Development, Education and International Cooperation, University of Jyväskylä. More information here.