The first round of training in using the Information Tracking System (ITS) with participants from DR Congo has been successfully conducted as part of the 2021-activities under Project MC 5.01 15B, Support to Southern African States in Nuclear Safety and Safeguards.
“ISTC is proud to have the Partnership of AFCONE in our activities in Africa,” read the message of ISTC Executive Director David Cleave to the leadership of the African Commission on Nuclear Energy, conveying congratulations on the 25th Anniversary of the Treaty of Pelindaba.
Experts from 17 Countries Discuss Stakeholders’ Engagement in Nuclear Safety and Safeguards at an ISTC webinar
Representatives of national regulators, academia, and civil society from 17 countries across three continents took part in the third of a series of webinars underEU-funded project MC 5.01 15B Support to Southern African States in Nuclear Safety and Safeguards.
The African Commission on Nuclear Energy (AFCONE) and the professional network African Youth Generation in Nuclear (AYGN) – organized on 31 March 2021 a virtual forum entitled: Capacity Building for Safe and Secure Development in Africa of Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy including Nuclear Power.
The International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) and Tajikistan National Academy of Sciences, the Bioethics Council, the Public Organization "TABioS" organized on March 29-31, 2021, at the SAROB, Khoja Obi Garm recreation zone, Varzob district of the Republic of Tajikistan, a training seminar "Raising awareness and responsibility of scientists in life sciences"
The International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) and the Central Asian Institute for Development Studies (CAIDS) organized the online Training the Trainers Workshop under the project of Strategic Trade Control (STC) Research and Education Implementation in Kazakhstan.
The Software Company Ltd. conducted two more on-line sessions for IT personnel from DR Congo and from Zimbabwe.
On 11 March 2021, COVID-19 related supplies totalling to one hundred thousand of euros were handed over by the European Union to the Kyrgyz Ministry of Health and Social Development to support Kyrgyzstan’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
ISTC Project MC 5.01 15B: On-line Trainings Help New Countries Join a Region-Wide Tracking of the Transportation of Radioactive Materials
Sofia/Nur-Sultan, 9 March 2021.The Software Company Ltd and ISTC have embarked on another round of trainings in the installation, use and maintenance of the Information Tracking System (ITS) as part of Project MC 5.01 15B.
The International Science and Technology Center (ISTC), with the support of the European Union, together with the Center on Export Control (CEC), initiated a project to develop the course on EC with the following implementation of the master program on Strategic Trade Control at the Kyrgyz National University under Zhusup Balasagyn (KNU) at the Department of Customs Affairs, Faculty of Law of the University.
On 25 February 2021, a group of students from the L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University (ENU) visited ISTC Main Office in Nur Sultan for a final meeting to complete their six weeks’ internship at the Center.
The ISTC Executive Director David Cleave and Head of Procurement Mira Ospanova met with representatives of the IMB German Biosecurity Program
The ISTC Executive Director David Cleave and Head of Procurement Mira Ospanova met with representatives of the IMB German Biosecurity Program and Almaty GIZ Representative Elena Senebrenekova to discuss the collaborative work and assistance of ISTC in the German-Kazakh Network for Biosafety and Biosecurity whereby ISTC.
The International Science and Technology Center, jointly with its proven and reliable partners organized on 17 January 2021 a webinar for potentially interested scientists and research organizations.
On 16 February 2021, ISTC and the Zambia Radiation Protection Board (RPA) convened a Virtual Meeting
On 9 February 2021, ISTC took part in a videoconference with the Kenya Nuclear Regulatory Authority, led by its Director, Joseph Maina, the Head of the EU CBRN Regional Secretariat in Central and East Africa
On 4 February 2021, ISTC and Software Company Ltd., the developer of the Information Tracking System (ITS) under EU Project MC 5.01 15B, organized an online working meeting
On 3 February 2021, ISTC took part in a video discussion among the Project 60 (P60) Team of experts and representatives of the Zambia Radiation Protection Authority (RPA)
A new type of a two-week online course on WMD Non-Proliferation and Security, designed for African participants co-organized by the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS) at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey, U.S., and the African Center for Science and International Security.
An international training course on the topic “PCR diagnostics of infectious diseases, including COVID-19” was organized with the financial support of the International Science and Technology Center
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.