NordForsk facilitates and provides funding for Nordic research cooperation and research infrastructure.

ESOF 2018: NordForsk spotlights gender equality in academia

More than 4 000 researchers, educators, business professionals, politicians and journalists from around the world took part in the EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF), which is held every second year. This year’s conference was held in Toulouse, France, and NordForsk was responsible for a 75-minute session that included a panel discussion on gender balance and underrepresentation of women in academia.

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Invitation to tender for new web solution


NordForsk and Nordic Innovation are seeking offers for the implementation of a new, common CMS to manage their web sites.

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Improving biodiversity research e-Infrastructures by collaboration


Research questions within biodiversity research and nature conservation often focus on geographical areas and ecosystems that extend across national borders. But biodiversity and ecosystem e-Infrastructures, on the other hand, are developed individually in each country, which makes access to regional data difficult. The Nordic-Baltic Collaboration on e-Infrastructures for Biodiversity Informatics (DeepDive) research project is seeking to enable access to data across countries.

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Call for proposals: Nordic-British initiative on research in migration and integration


NordForsk, the Academy of Finland, the Swedish Research Council, Forte of Sweden, the Research Council of Norway, The Icelandic Centre for Research, Rannis, and the Economic and Social Research Council (part of UK Research and Innovation) are issuing a call for proposals for research projects under the Joint Nordic-UK Research Programme on Migration and Integration. The call has a budget of NOK 65 million and the deadline for the call for proposals is 15 November 2018.

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NordForsk facilitates and provides funding for Nordic research cooperation and research infrastructure.