Here you will find current news on international activities of German actors in the fields of education, research and innovation.

EU awards €4,9 million grant for new project on lightweight components for electric vehicles

On February 2, 2021, the first phase of the three-year EU-funded innovation project LEVIS began with a digital kick-off event. LEVIS aims to develop lightweight components for electric vehicles using eco-design and circular approaches. The consortium...

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Global biodiversity strategy: Ensuring effective implementation of the post-2020 targets

In the future, global goals for biodiversity must apply to all member states of the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) at also national level. This is one of four recommendations for improving the global strategy for biodiversity made by a...

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Research and industry together for digital health: InnoHealth USA presents winners of Ideas & Innovation Call

InnoHealth USA is a campaign led by the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft as part of the initiative »Research in Germany« funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). The campaign, adressing small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) and...

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EMBO Installation Grants support eight early-career scientists to establish independent laboratories

The organization EMBO has announced the award of Installation Grants to eight scientists in the early stages of setting up their independent laboratories in Lithuania, Poland, Portugal and Turkey.

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German Rectors' Conference: Ensuring cooperation between German and British universities even under difficult conditions

The President of the German Rectors' Conference (HRK), Professor Dr Peter-André Alt in Berlin described the United Kingdom's withdrawal from the European Union as a watershed in the cooperation between German and British universities. The withdrawal...

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15 Mio € EU funding for the Opticon-RadioNet Pilot Project (ORP)

The European Commission will provide 15 million Euro in funding to a consortium of 37 astronomical institutions from EU and UK. The goal of the Opticon-RadioNet Pilot Project (ORP) is to enable and facilitate scientists to share between the partners...

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Open Research Area Call: Five Countries to Collaborate in 13 Projects

Researchers in Canada, France, Germany, the UK and Japan collaborate on the social sciences and further strengthen international cooperation

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Master in Management Analytics: First German–Israeli Degree Program Prepares Talent for the Digital Future

One-year full-time program jointly offered by the Arison School of Business, IDC Herzliya, and Mannheim Business School, starting in November 2021. Participants spend half the year in Israel and Germany respectively, benefiting from the strengths of...

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Biodiversity in Europe: MLU leads new pan-European project for joint monitoring

A new research project aims at developing a transnational system for monitoring biodiversity and ecosystems in Europe. It is being coordinated by the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg (MLU) and the German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity...

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