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Researcher Links workshops Call for Participants

British Council  in partnership with The British Embassy in Montevideo and the Uruguayan National Research and Innovation Agency (ANII) are pleased to announce the call for participants for the  three workshops selected under the Researcher Links programme, part of the Latin America Science and Innovation Fund.

The following workshops have open calls for proposals:

  • International Workshop on Groundwater Governance: Drawing connections between Science, Knowledge, and Policy-Making – Strathclyde University and UNESCO International Hydrological Program’s Regional Office based in Montevideo. More information here.
  • Implementation science applied to maternal health: tobacco and alcohol use in pregnancy – University of Stirling and UDELAR’s School of Medicine, Uruguay. More information here.
  • Integrative methods in Structural Biology to enhance high impact research in health and disease – The Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, and Institut Pasteur Montevideo. More information here.

The main objective of the Science and Innovation Fund is to create and strengthen links between researchers and institutions in Uruguay and the United Kingdom. The selected workshops will contribute to the promotion of Uruguay’s economic development and social welfare in the fields of science, research and innovation, the creation of opportunities for a closer academic collaboration with the UK and the strengthening of bilateral relations.