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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

Young Scientists Exchange Programme (YSEP)

continuous | no deadline

In order to encourage young scientists to engage themselves in the Water Technology Research Program in the framework of the German-Israeli Cooperation, BMBF and MOST have initiated a young scientists exchange program in 1999. The program is open to Israeli and German diploma/M.Sc.-students, post graduates, doctoral degree students, and post doctorates candidates who wish to spend a training period in Israel or Germany for up to 6 month, but not less than 1 month.

          

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.