A New Period of Russian-German Cooperation
In early April 2012 the new scientific research initiative “Russia and Germany: Partnership of Ideas” was launched by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) to extend Russian-German cooperation. About 250 participants represented the Russian and German academic community, scientific foundations and science-intensive business together with the Director of the Department for International Integration of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation Igor Protsenko and BMBF state secretary Georg Schuette.
The initiative is considered to push forward the results achieved during the Russian-German year of education 2011/2012. It also assumes to present the scientific achievements in the sphere of science and technological development. The main topics of the campaign cover energy and resource efficiency, nanotechnologies and health.Source: POISK provided by HSE