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The Role of Translation in the Currents of Migration as the Medium of Intercultural and International Communication Istanbul Aydın University is proudly hosting the 4th International Conference on Translation with the main title “Translating in Global Chaos”. This year’s conference is co-organized and co-hosted by Istanbul University, focusing on the role of translation and interpreting within global trends of change and transformation. The main objective of the conference is to encourage research and study of translation within the context of migration, cultural exchange and cross-border communications. ​April 13-14, 2017 Istanbul Aydın University School of Foreign Languages Beşyol Mah. İnönü Cad. No: 38 Küçükçekmece 34295 Istanbul
The International Summit of Cooperatives is a biennial gathering where leaders of cooperative and mutualist enterprises get together to discuss their concerns about the current and future business challenges they all share.
Informations about the opportunities available to them via the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions. Dr. Alan Craig, Head of Team, European Commission Research Executive Agency. Ozyegin University-Istanbul.
The International Co-operative Alliance Committee on Co-operative Research (ICA CCR) international research conference will be hosted in 2014 by the University Juraj Dobrila in Pula, Croatia. The conference will bring together researchers and students of co-operative businesses and the social economy, as well as other fields of co-operative research, but it is also intended to provide a networking opportunity for fledgling local co-operatives.
Pathway Supporting Action is bringing together experts in the field of science education research and teachers' communities, scientists and researchers involved in pioneering scientific research, policy makers and curriculum developers to promote the effective widespread use of inquiry and problem based science teaching techniques in primary and secondary schools in Europe and beyond.
EU FP7 ANTICORRP project researchers, anti-corruption experts and Executive Master’s Students gathered at Berlin’s Hertie School from 6-7 March for a workshop to discuss the continued development of second generation indicators.
The 2014 International Year of Family Farming (IYFF) aims to raise the profile of family farming and smallholder farming by focusing world attention on its significant role in eradicating hunger and poverty, providing food security and nutrition, improving livelihoods, managing natural resources, protecting the environment, and achieving sustainable development, in particular in rural areas.
The Social Economy Alliance – spearheaded by 24 organisations, including Co-operative Energy, Co-operatives UK and the Wales Co-operative Centre – is drafting up proposals to encourage political parties to include a more social outlook in its manifestos for the 2015 general election.