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Notice Regarding ISTC Power of Attorney for CPO
16.10.2015

Notice Regarding ISTC Power of Attorney for CPO

The power of attorney No. 5 issued on 18-May-2015, is valid until 31-Dec-2015

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Withdrawal of the Russian Federation from the Agreement Establishing the International Science and Technology Center
07.07.2015

Withdrawal of the Russian Federation from the Agreement Establishing the International Science and Technology Center

The ISTC office in Moscow terminates its activities after 15 July 2015. The ISTC Secretariat moved to Astana, the Republic of Kazakhstan.

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Kazakhstan becomes home to International Science and Technology Center
30.06.2015

Kazakhstan becomes home to International Science and Technology Center

On 22nd June 2015, ISTC Member States initialed ISTC Continuing Agreement formalizing the relocation of ISTC headquarters from Moscow to Astana. The ceremony coincided with the 60th meeting of ISTC Governing Board.

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CALL FOR PROPOSALS: ISTC Initiative in Support of NIH/NIAID - Georgia MOLHSA Partnership: 2014 ISTC Joint Research Program on HIV, TB and Hepatitis
06.10.2014

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: ISTC Initiative in Support of NIH/NIAID - Georgia MOLHSA Partnership: 2014 ISTC Joint Research Program on HIV, TB and Hepatitis

The ISTC is accepting proposals from collaborative research teams involving scientists from institutions in Georgia and in the United States of America for the 2014 Georgia-U.S. Small Grant Initiative for Research Collaboration on HIV, Tuberculosis (TB), Hepatitis, announced during the “Program-Development Workshop on HIV, TB and Hepatitis” convened in Tbilisi, Georgia, from June 16-18, 2014

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Opening of the newly renovated Animal Breeding Facility at KSCQZD in Kazakhstan
05.10.2014

Opening of the newly renovated Animal Breeding Facility at KSCQZD in Kazakhstan

On 2 October, the ISTC Executive Director Mr. David Cleave, together with the Deputy Head of the EU Delegation to Kazakhstan, Mr. Kamen Velichkov and Dr. Zuresh Zhumadilova, Chief Expert of the Committee on Consumer Protection of Kazakhstan, opened the newly renovated animal breeding facility at the Kazakh Scientific Centre for Quarantine and Zoonotic Diseases (KSCQZD).

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EU funded ISTC Project supports Biosafety and Biosecurity Training for Personnel of Mobile Medical Units Working in Field Conditions in Kazakhstan
04.10.2014

EU funded ISTC Project supports Biosafety and Biosecurity Training for Personnel of Mobile Medical Units Working in Field Conditions in Kazakhstan

On 31 July 2014 ISTC Project K-2048 “Biosafety and Biosecurity Training for Personnel of Mobile Medical Units Working in Field Conditions” was successfully completed. This Project was funded by the European Union as part of a larger EU-ISTC contribution agreement with the objective of “Strengthening Biosafety & Biosecurity Capabilities in Central Asian Countries”.

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The new office of the ISTC was officially opened at Nazarbaev University in Astana, Kazakhstan on 5 June, 2014
09.06.2014

The new office of the ISTC was officially opened at Nazarbaev University in Astana, Kazakhstan on 5 June, 2014

The opening took part in the framework of the 59th Governing Board meeting of the ISTC held in Astana

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ISTC Success Stories: Biosafety and Biosecurity in Central Asia- Training of specialists in Quarantine and Zoonotic Infections in collaboration with ISTC and European Commision (DEVCO)
11.03.2014

ISTC Success Stories: Biosafety and Biosecurity in Central Asia- Training of specialists in Quarantine and Zoonotic Infections in collaboration with ISTC and European Commision (DEVCO)

218 specialists attended the advanced trainings at Aikimbayev's Kazakh Scientific Center for Quarantine and Zoonotic Diseases (KSCQZD) in the framework of ISTC project K- 1817" Providing Bio-safety and Bio-security Training by Kazakh Scientific Centre for Quarantine and Zoonotic Diseases (KSCQZD)". This project is financed by European Commission /EuropeAid/DG Development and Cooperation (DEVCO).

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Statement of the 58th Governing Board of the ISTC, Moscow, 10 December 2013
25.12.2013

Statement of the 58th Governing Board of the ISTC, Moscow, 10 December 2013

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2 Japan-Russia Scientific Seminars: "Indigenous Flora and Marine Fauna of Russia with Health Promoting ingredients " and "Semiconductor: Problems of Preparation and Characterization of Functional Materials" were held at Tohoku University in Sendai, Japan
26.11.2013

2 Japan-Russia Scientific Seminars: "Indigenous Flora and Marine Fauna of Russia with Health Promoting ingredients " and "Semiconductor: Problems of Preparation and Characterization of Functional Materials" were held at Tohoku University in Sendai, Japan

The ISTC, together with Tohoku University (TU), Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (SBRAS) and Far Eastern Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (FEBRAS), convened two TU-SBRAS-FEBRAS-ISTC Seminars on 7 November 2013 at Tohoku University in Sendai, Japan.

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