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The following pages contain news of international research policy activities pursued in specific regions by the DFG Head Office and the DFG offices abroad.

International Activities

Ten Years of IRTG-CREATE

The 10th anniversary of the IRTG-CREATE partnership, supported by the Natural Sciences and Engi-
neering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) and the German Research Foundation (DFG).  Interner Linkmore

African-German Scientific Exchange in the Field of Public Health: Einladung zur Einreichung von Postern

African-German Scientific Exchange

Two-step call of proposals invites researchers from sub-Saharan Africa and Germany in public health sciences to an exchange of ideas and the establishment of networks. Interner Linkmore

New cooperation agreement

In mid-September, a new cooperation agreement between the DFG and the AEI was formally signed at the Spanish Embassy in Berlin by the presidents of the two organisations. Interner Linkmore

DFG Representation Abroad

9th Annual Meeting of the INVECA Network

The 9th Annual Meeting of the Network of Chilean Researchers in Germany – Red INVECA e.V. will take place on 15 October. Biotechnology, energy decarbonisation and social changes will be the main topics of discussion of the 2021 virtual edition. Interner Linkmore

Miriam Fichtner

“Once in America”: Interview

Medical scientist and neuroscientist Miriam Fichtner joined the Department of Neurology and Immunobiology at Yale University in New Haven, CT as a postdoc in February 2018 and has received funding as a DFG fellow since autumn 2019. Interner Linkmore

Closing Event of the German-Russian Year

Under the auspices of the Federal Foreign Office and the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, high-ranking representatives of both countries met – both physically and virtually – in Berlin and Moscow. Interner Linkmore

Further News from the International Activities and from the DFG-Offices Abroad.