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The ISTC would like to direct the attention of scientists, who will apply for research grants, to the new procedure for submission of new Project Proposals

All new Project Proposals have to be entered into the new ISTC forum web site. Deadline for completed Project Proposal package submission (including HGC) is March 15, 2019

05.04.2019read more

EU CBRN Project 53 Participates in the European Biosafety Association (EBSA) 22 Conference, presenting the results of its first EU Biosafety Cabinet NSF Field Certifier Accreditation Course

Key Expert in Biosafety and Training of European Union funded Project 53, Prof. Christopher H. Logue, has presented some of the accomplishments of the project at the European Biosafety Association (EBSA) 22 Conference, which took place from 2 to 5 of April 2019 in Bucharest, Romania.



15.03.2019read more

Press Release: EU CBRN Centres of Excellence – Biosafety Association of Central Asia and the Caucasus CONFERENCE

11 – 15 March 2019 International Business Center, Tashkent, Republic of Uzbekistan

11.03.2019read more

Ambassador Sven-Olov Carlsson, Head of the EU Delegation to Kazakhstan visits the ISTC Secretariat

On 11 March 2019 Ambassador Sven-Olov Carlsson, Head of the EU Delegation to Kazakhstan, visited the ISTC Main Office in Astana to discuss with ISCT Executive Director David Cleave ten going transition of the organization and its relations with the host country- Kazakhstan.



04.04.2019read more


The ISTC jointly with STCU prepare the next event for members of relevant research communities under the ISTC/STCU - implemented EU-funded Targeted Initiative on CBRN Export Control on Dual Use Materials and Technologies in Central Asia, covering the following countries: Armenia, Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Mongolia, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and Uzbekistan.

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The International Science and

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The International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) is an intergovernmental organization connecting scientists from Kazakhstan, Armenia, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Georgia with their peers and research organizations in the EU, Japan, Republic of Korea, Norway and the United States.

ISTC facilitates international science projects and assists the global scientific and business community to source and engage with CIS and Georgian institutes that develop or possess an excellence of scientific know-how.