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The exhibition FOTCIENCIA13 opened Last July 12th in the Spanish Embassy in Berlin with the presence of more than one hundred guests. This exhibition shows for the first time outside of Spain the 49 finalists of the contest of scientific photography organized by FECYT and CSIC.

The chapter in North Rhine-Westphalia of the Society of Spanish Scientists in Germany (CERFA-NRW) celebrated last June 20th its third annual symposium “Women in Science”. The event was organized by the young scientists Dr. Tania Romacho, Dr. Raquel Fiz, and M. Sc. Cristina Murcia.

La Secretaría de Estado de Investigación, Desarrollo e Innovación, la Fundación Española para la Ciencia y la Tecnología (FECYT), la Dirección de Relaciones Culturales y Científicas de la Agencia Española de Cooperación Internacional para el Desarrollo (AECID) y la Fundación Ramón Areces organizaron en Madrid unas jornadas con el fin de mejorar la integración de la ciencia española en la política exterior.

The Director of International Cooperation of the European Commission Directorate General for Research and Innovation has met with the European Office. At the meeting, Cristina Russo explained the European Commission’s understanding of international cooperation and presented its strategy and its interest in both Horizon 2020.

The Society of Spanish Researchers in Ireland (SRSI) started to walk last June 8th 2016 at the University College Dublin.The association, which began with preparations in 2015, formalized its launch with the words of its president, Ignacio Martin-Loeches.

Last May 12th the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology (FECYT) attended in Brussels the presentation of a new European project convened by seven European countries and coordinated by the Institute for European Studies (IES) in Brussels: The European Leadership in Cultural, Scientific and Innovation Diplomacy (EL-CSID).