Events in Münster

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Fiocruz representatives visit Münster University

The Brazil Centre was pleased to receive a return visit from the Fiocruz Foundation from Brazil

Prof Dr Stephan Ludwig (Institute of Molecular Virology), who has maintained contacts to Fiocruz for many years and initiated the university-wide partnership with Münster University, organised the visit to WWU with the support of the Brazil Centre.

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CAPES/DAAD - Probral

Application deadline: 28 June 2023 until 5pm (BRT)/ 10pm (CEST)

The PROBRAL programme, a cooperation between the DAAD and CAPES has opened a new call. Up to 30 projects can be selected.

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University of Münster intensifies contacts in Brazil: A report by Norbert Robers

Translation of the text published within the dossier connected & interdisciplinary, on the WWU website

Norbert Robers, head of the Communication and Public Relations Office and press spokesperson of Münster University, accompanied the Rector and representatives of the Brazil Centre on their trip to Brazil (6 to 11 February) with a dense programme of about 15 meetings over five days in three cities with numerous partners.

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WWU receives representative of Brazil's largest funding agency CAPES

Director of International Affairs

On 27 October, WWU received the visit of Prof Lívia Pelli Palumbo, from the Directorate of International Affairs of the largest Brazilian funding agency CAPES (Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior), with which a cooperation agreement on a Chair at WWU - the so-called Brazil Chair - has been in place since 2010.