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DIPLOMAzia2 (Specialized Training Courses)

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Science for Diplomacy: Multidisciplinary Training Programme  “DIPLOMAzia2”

First Announcement

 


Within the framework of a convention on the Multisector Training Programme DIPLOMAzia2 between the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs andInternational Cooperation & the National Research Council of Italy,

 

30 selected graduates, graduated professionals and officials in public institutions from the recipient countries (Tunisia, Egypt, Lebanon, Serbia, Montenegro, Albania) will benefit from a six-month specialized training course to be carried out at CNR Institutes in Italy.

 

The candidates regarded as eligible must be citizens and resident in the above mentioned countries; year of birth not prior to 1975; hold a Masters degree in either socio-economic , scientific or humanities areas.

 

The courses will be held in English. A very good knowledge of English is thus required.

The fellowship will offer the following benefits:

o Logistic and administrative support during candidates’ stay in Italy

o A gross sum of 1,600€ per month for six months

o Health insurance covering possible work accidents

o Return flight ticket

 

 

 

The courses will cover the following macro-sectors:

Course 1. Environment / Climate Changes / Resilience with particular reference in the Mediterranean Area;

Course 2. Management and Use of agro-food resources with the aim of fostering sustainable agriculture and arboriculture as well as of reducing the physical and biological effects ofclimate changes;

Course 3. Governance of knowledge, management, preservation, promotion and sustainable fruition of Cultural Heritage

 

Further information provided in this document.

 

The call for proposal will be launched on October 5th, 2016 and will stay open till the November 4th, 2016.

 

 

Detailed information will be available on the CNR website: https://www.cnr.it/it/diplomazia2

 

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« Sciences pour la Diplomatie2 : programme de formation en plusieurs secteurs » a été publié en date du 4 octobre dernier.

 

Comme annoncé auparavant, il s’agit de la deuxième édition pour l’octroi de bourses de formation dans le domaine des recherches en faveur de 30 jeunes licenciés et fonctionnaires licenciés provenant des pays du Montenegro,  Serbie, Albanie, Tunisie, Egypte et Liban.

 

Les cours de formation ont la durée de six mois dans les secteurs suivants :

1. Environnement/changements climatiques/ résilience, en se référant particulièrement à la Région de la Méditerranée ;

2. Gestion et emploi des ressources agroalimentaires dans le but d’obtenir une agriculture et une arboriculture soutenables, ainsi que pour l’adoucissement des effets physiques et biologiques des changements climatiques ;

3. Gouvernance de la connaissance, de l’administration, de la valorisation et la jouissance soutenables des biens culturels.

 

Les cours de formation se dérouleront auprès des Instituts de Recherches CNR et seront tenues par le personnel tecnico-scientifique du CNR.

 

 

Les applications doivent être soumises à travers le système On-line à l’adresse suivantes : http://www.cnr.it/diplomazia2/registration.html du 12 octobre 2016 jusqu’au 4 novembre 2016 à 15.00h.

 

حفل توزيع جوائز التميز العلمي – الدورة السادسة

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برعاية دولة رئيس مجلس الوزراء

 

يتشرف المجلس الوطني للبحوث العلمية

بدعوتكم لحضور حفل توزيع جوائز التميز العلمي – الدورة السادسة

الخميس، 24 تشرين الثاني، الخامسة والنصف بعد الظهر

السراي الكبير، بيروت

 

Under the Patronage of His Excellency

President of the Council of Ministers

 

The National Council for Scientific Research, CNRS-L

Cordially invites you to attend

 

The sixth Annual

CNRS Research Excellence Award Ceremony

 

Date: Thursday, November 24, 2016 – at 5:30 pm

Place: Grand Serail, Beirut

 

 

أصدر المجلس كتيباً عن جائزة التميز العلمي لهذا العام مع معلومات وافية عن الفائزين السبعة متوفر على العنوان الالكتروني التالي:

http://www.cnrs.edu.lb/Awards_2016_Booklet

 

Table ronde et signature de l'ouvrage "Atlas du Liban-Les nouveaux défis"

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Charter of ethics of scientific research in Lebanon

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This document provides a general framework and a set of guidelines to researchers and institutions involved in research to guarantee their respect of the principles of scientific integrity and their adoption of the basic principles of scientific method and professional research conduct. The aim of this “Charter” is to define the basic principles of ethics and regulations that should be adopted and strictly followed by researchers and institutions in Lebanon for a responsible conduct of research in the different disciplines of science.


To access the charter please click on the following links :

(ArabicFrench, English)

   

Bourses Doctorales CNRS-L/UPD, Appel à candidature

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Date limite de dépôt des dossiers est le 7 Novembre 2016

 

 

 

 

 

Dans le cadre de l’accord entre le Conseil National de la Recherche Scientifique de la République Libanaise (CNRS-L) et l’Université Paris Descartes (UPD) pour le co-financement des thèses de doctorat dans des thématiques d’intérêt commun, des contrats de recherches doctorales pour l’année 2016-2017 sont mis en place. Ces thèses sont proposées conjointement par un laboratoire de recherche de l’UPD et un laboratoire de recherche libanais (thèses proposées pour 2016-2017). Le candidat retenu sera amené à préparer la thèse de doctorat entre les deux laboratoires partenaires.

 

Les dossiers seront déposés auprès du CNRS-L et la sélection finale des lauréats auditionnés se fera par un comité mixte des deux institutions le 21 octobre 2016 dans les locaux du CNRS-L.

 

Conditions d’éligibilité

Ces bourses sont exclusivement destinées à des étudiants libanais titulaires d’un diplôme de Master (ou équivalent) reconnu comme tel par les deux institutions (CNRS-L et UPD). Considéré éligible tout candidat ayant la nationalité libanaise depuis plus de 10 ans, âgé de moins de 30 ans, et ayant 14/20 (système français) ou 85/100 (système anglo-saxon) comme moyenne générale en deuxième cycle universitaire (M1+M2 ou équivalent).

 

Pièces Constitutives du dossier de candidature

1- Dossier de candidature dûment rempli et signé (Télécharger le dossier)

2- Extrait d’état civil

3- CV + copie du Baccalauréat + copie des diplômes universitaires obtenus + relevé des notes

4- Documents Scientifiques (publications etc.)

 

Dépôt des dossiers, jusqu’au 7 Novembre 2016 par courrier électronique à l’adresse :

tamara.elzeincnrs.edu.lb

 

 

 

 

 

Thèses proposées pour 2016-2017:

1- Defining the landscape of genomic abnormalities of non UV-induced skin squamous cell carcinoma

2- Rôle d’ICOS/ICOSL dans la Physiologie et la Pathophysiologie du Système Nerveux Périphérique

3- Roles of astrocyte Gq GPCR signaling in synapse function: implication for neurodegenerative diseases

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


   

Bourses Doctorales CNRS-L/UPD 2016-2017

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Dans le cadre de l’accord entre le Conseil National de la Recherche Scientifique de la République Libanaise (CNRS-L) et l’Université Paris Descartes (UPD) pour le co-financement des thèses de doctorat dans des thématiques d’intérêt commun, deux à quatre contrats de recherches doctorales pour l’année 2016-2017 seront mis en place. Ces thèses sont proposées conjointement par un laboratoire de recherche de l’UPD et un laboratoire de recherche libanais dans le cadre d’une convention de co-tutelle ou de co-direction. Ainsi, les équipes souhaitant proposer des thèses de doctorat pour l’année 2016-2017 sont priées de compléter le formulaire de proposition de sujet de thèse et de l’envoyer par courriel avant le 15 septembre 2016 à l’adresse suivante : tamara.elzeincnrs.edu.lb. Les sujets retenus seront diffusés pour l’appel à candidature et la sélection finale des lauréats se fera par un comité mixte des deux institutions.

 

Il est à noter que le laboratoire libanais s’engage à verser durant les 3 ans de thèse 3000 euros par an comme contribution à la bourse accordée au candidat retenu.

 

Pièces à joindre :

- CV du co-directeur libanais

- CV du co-directeur français

   

CNR–CNRS, Fourth JRP Call for Proposals 2016 (Open)

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Within the framework of the CANA-CNRS Project on “Establishing Monitoring and Sustainable Development of the Lebanese Sea” co-financed by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs/General Directorate for Development Cooperation and the National Council for Scientific Research in Lebanon (CNRS-L); and within its planned objective of establishing institutional linkages between Lebanese and Italian institutions towards enhancing cooperative opportunities for Lebanese researchers;

On July 13, 2011 an Agreement and Cooperative Programme was signed between the National Council for Scientific Research of Lebanon (CNRS-L) and the National Research Council of Italy (CNR) towards strengthening cooperation in scientific research between the 2 countries. The agreement also included a Cooperative Programme to establish Joint Research Projects between Lebanese and Italian researchers.

CNR-CNRS Agreement & Cooperative Programme

The CNRS-L & the CNR look forward to an active cooperative programme, and on the basis of equality and mutual benefits, undertake to promote and support cooperation between qualified scientists in those research areas of most interest to both parties.

For further information: jrpcnrs.edu.lb

 


Forth JRP Call for Proposals 2016 (Open)

After the successful closure of the Third Call for Proposals , with four accepted research projects, and in accordance with the text of the Agreement on Scientific Cooperation and the Cooperative Programme signed, the fourth Call for Proposal for joint research projects is being jointly launched by CNR and CNRS-L as follows:

Launch Date of the Third Call for Proposals: May 31, 2016

Deadline for applications: September 30, 2016

Starting of the projects: January 2017

Duration of the Joint Research Project: 2 Years (January 2017 - December 2018)

Topics of the Third Call for Proposals:

- Marine Sciences and Biodiversity

- Management of Natural Resources

- Renewable Energy

- Food Security

- Archeology

- Water

Documents:

-Call for Proposals & Application Form (for Lebanese Researchers)

Useful Websites:

1. www.cnrs.edu.lb

2. www.cnr.it

3. www.cana-cnrs.gov.lb

* The research programme needs to be agreed on with the Italian partner (acting as co-coordinator) who should be affiliated to the CNR, to which he will submit a similar proposal, following the procedure of his/her Institution

** For Italian researchers who are not affiliated to the CNR-Italy and wish to be coordinators/members of the research team in the third call for proposals, it is recommended that they start the procedures of affiliation to the CNR-Italy as soon as possible, in order to ensure ample time for administrative procedures.

*** Researchers already involved, as Lebanese Project Coordinators, in a running CNR-CNRS JRP accepted project; cannot be Coordinators in a new proposal; they can however be a Member of the Lebanese Team in a new proposal.

   

JOINT NAM S&T CENTRE - ZMT BREMEN (GERMANY) FELLOWSHIP IN TROPICAL COASTAL MARINE RESEARCH

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JOINT NAM S&T CENTRE - ZMT BREMEN (GERMANY) FELLOWSHIP IN TROPICAL COASTAL MARINE RESEARCH: CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR 2016


The Centre for Science and Technology of the Non-Aligned and Other Developing Countries (NAM S&T Centre; www.namstct.org) is pleased to invite applications from suitable candidates for the Joint NAM S&T Centre - ZMT Bremen (Germany) Fellowship in Tropical Coastal Marine Research for the year 2016. This Fellowship scheme was initiated in January 2008 for affiliation of the scientists from the developing countries with the Leibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Ecology (ZMT), Bremen, Germany [www.zmt-bremen.de] for a period of up to 3 months to work with its senior researchers and faculty members for upgrading research skills in the fields related to Ecology, Biogeochemistry, Modelling and Tropical Coastal Marine Systems and undertaking short-term joint research projects. Depending on the research topic, the Fellows can also benefit from the ZMT’s association with the Marine Science Institute of Bremen University, Max Plank Institute for Marine Microbiology and the MARUM Research Centre in Bremen. Under this scheme, the NAM S&T Centre sponsors up to five scientists each year. Only one scientist can be selected from any given developing country. While the Centre covers the international airfare of the Fellows from its member countries, ZMT provides a monthly subsistence allowance of 1250 Euros to meet the accommodation and other expenses in Bremen. Applications recommended by the parent institution of the applicant and endorsed by the Focal Point of the NAM S&T Centre in the country may be submitted to the Centre by email in the relevant format. The last date for submitting application for the Fellowship is Friday 8 th July 2016. The selection will be made strictly based on the professional details of the applicant, plan of work to be carried out and mutual research interests of the applicant and ZMT. Copies of the guidelines for the Fellowship and the application form are attached (also available at the Centre’s Website http://namstct.org/fellowship/Centre_ZMT_Bremen_Fellowship.htm).


The Guidelines may please be read carefully before making the application.

   

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