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Follow the streamed seminar on Gender Gaps in Nordic Educational Achievement

Follow the streamed seminar on Gender Gaps in Nordic Educational Achievement

27.11.2019

Girls and boys in Nordic schools do not demonstrate the same levels of academic achievement. What causes the differences and how will this affect Nordic health, welfare and working life in the future? The need for new, shared Nordic insights in order to better understand the dynamics is discussed on Wednesday 15 January at a live streamed seminar.

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NOK 87 million in funding to seven Nordic-British migration projects

NOK 87 million in funding to seven Nordic-British migration projects

15.11.2019

NordForsk received a full 218 applications in response to its call for proposals under the Joint Nordic-UK research programme on Migration and Integration. In the final funding decision, NordForsk has awarded a total of NOK 87 million to seven research projects.

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33 project proposals submitted in response to call targeting Nordic research infrastructure collaboration

33 project proposals submitted in response to call targeting Nordic research infrastructure collaboration

05.11.2019

The plan is to fund five or six infrastructure consortia or hubs. The decision regarding which projects that will be awarded funding will be made late spring 2020.

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NordForsk expands research on societal security

NordForsk expands research on societal security

30.10.2019

Societal security is high on the agenda at the annual Session of the Nordic Council taking place this week in Stockholm. Since 2013 NordForsk has provided funding to a total of nine research projects to generate new knowledge about the challenges facing the Nordic countries ahead, and roughly four new research projects are on the way. The total programme budget is NOK 162 million.

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More than 2 640 researchers involved in 323 Nordic research projects 2009-2018

More than 2 640 researchers involved in 323 Nordic research projects 2009-2018

28.10.2019

During the past ten years, NordForsk has contributed with NOK 2124 million to Nordic reseach cooperation by funding 323 research projects, shows a new report. The largest percentage of funding has gone to research within Medical and Health Sciences and Natural and Social Sciences.

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