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WUN launches ECR International Network Development Program

23 September 2020

WUN announces series of free virtual workshops

The Worldwide Universities Network (WUN) in collaboration with the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), will hold a series of free virtual workshops, each thematically focused on a UN Sustainable Development Goal. The workshops will bring together early career researchers from all around the world interested in establishing connections to colleagues in their field. Each workshop will be launched by an internationally distinguished speaker who will provide an overview of the major research opportunities and challenges in the broad topic domain.

The first workshop will take place at 11:00 on 28 October and feature guest speaker Professor Jeffrey Sachs

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Please note the following definition of Early Career Researcher: "a researcher who is either in the final year of their PhD (or equivalent) program or is within five years of having been awarded the degree. The age of the researcher has no bearing on the definition, and career breaks within this period do not count against the total".

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