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ISTC Releases its New Annual Report 2009: 15 Years of International Science Cooperation and the Way Forward

02.07.2010

Up to date, more than $835 million have been directly invested into projects carried out at Russian and CIS institutes to support areas of science such as Nuclear Energy, New Energy Sources, Medicine & Biotechnology, Aerospace, New Advanced Materials, and Environment.

Russian and UK Institutes Agree to Develop Joint Proposals for Space Research

02.07.2010

The UK Minister for Universities and Science, David Willetts MP, delivered the keynote address at an event held in London, supported by ISTC, that brought together experts from 4 of the most prestigious space research Institutes in Russia with their peers in the UK.

ISTC Delivers Keynote Address at First EU-Russia Innovation Forum in Finland

25.05.2010

The participants of the event include the prime ministers of Finland and Russia, and over 500 conference guests from 15 countries.

Working Group on the Future of ISTC Gives Recommendations

21.05.2010

The interim report identifies the global challenges and opportunities that require multilateral attention via a transformed ISTC.

Russian Cosmonaut Sergey Avdeev Calls for Action on Space Debris Problem

26.04.2010

Read the press release issued following the international «Space Debris Mitigation» workshop

New Japan Ambassador to Georgia Visits ISTC Branch Office

21.04.2010

The newly appointed Ambassador of Japan to Georgia, Masayoshi Kamohara, visited ISTC Georgian Branch Office for the first time and got acquainted with R&D projects carried out by the Center.

ISTC Contributes to Weapons-Grade Plutonium Disposal Program

16.04.2010

Destruction of the weapon grade Plutonium requires significant research over possible technical options and development of optimal strategy and technical means.

ISTC Responds to Outcomes of the Nuclear Security Summit held in Washington, US, 12-14 April

14.04.2010

The Summit resulted in a set of measures to improve nuclear security and ensure physical nuclear safety

ISTC Contributes to Securing Nuclear Materials

09.04.2010

The US President announced in his April speech in Prague “a new international effort to secure all vulnerable nuclear material around the world within four years”.

ISTC and the Russian Government Collaborate to Build a Center for Nuclear Medicine Imaging in Snezhinsk

06.04.2010

The ISTC Project supported the final design stage, i.e. assessment of radiation risks and calculation of shielding needed, development of the working design documentation needed to build the Positron Emission Tomography Center

ISTC starts discussing its transformation

29.03.2010

The Governing Board of ISTC considers that an effective scientist engagement and partnership approach, such as that undertaken by ISTC, needs a transformation process in order to address matters of global security concern.

ISTC CEC Meeting

26.03.2010

The Coordination Executive Committee (CEC) met in the ISTC Headquarter on 24-25 March 2010.

ISTC assists in the fight against drug resistant tuberculosis

24.03.2010

The World Health Organization (WHO) issued a report on 18 March 2010 indicating that drug resistant tuberculosis is now at record level. Read how ISTC is contributing to current research in this area.

Developing Russian and UK cooperation in the field of ultra-high intensity laser physics

16.03.2010

ISTC has supported a meeting between Russian and UK experts in the field ultra-high intensity laser physics and technology

ISTC 15 Year Anniversary Videoclip

24.02.2010

Governments and other ISTC stakeholders reassert their confidence to the Center during the conference The Way Forward

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