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  • Science Cooperation

    Germany and Israel have developed a distinctive multilevel structure for their research and innovation partnership. The collaboration topics cover a wide field, but are simultaneously very focused. more: Science Cooperation.

  • Funding

    Excellent research should be funded. The Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) and its associate ministries provide the main funds for Israeli-German cooperation projects. Beside their normal offerings, funding organisations also provide special funding programmes for bilateral cooperation. more: Funding.

  • Researchscapes

    Both Germany and Israel have highly developed and differentiated researchscapes. A summary of the German and Israeli research systems follows. more: Researchscapes.

  • News

    Find news about German-Israeli cooperation in science, research, innovation and education.
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Calls

The German-Israeli Water Technology  Cooperation Program – Call for Proposals 2017

Deadline: 10 May 2017

Within the framework of the German-Israeli cooperation in Water Technology Research, the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) and the Israeli Ministry of Science, Technology and Space (MOST) invite proposals for bilateral R&D projects. The research shall focus on solutions to the water problems in Israel and its direct neighbourhood and/or Germany. The research should be multidisciplinary and be applicable to the needs of the water sector.

          

News

Genome of 6,000-year-old barley grains sequenced for first time                                                               

7 August 2016 | IPK 

An international team of researchers has succeeded for the first time in sequencing the genome of Chalcolithic barley grains. This is the oldest plant genome to be reconstructed to date. The 6,000 years old seeds were retrieved from Yoram Cave in the southern cliff of Masada fortress in the Judean Desert in Israel, close to the Dead Sea.