Science and Technology

New key competencies in education

New key competencies in education

In the late 1990s, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), concerned about the rapid social, economic and technological changes that underlie our societies, launched the DESECO Project (Project for Defining and Selecting Competencies), whose aim was: As the acronym suggests, identifying and selecting skills that are considered key to people’s lives and the …

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Science, technology and innovation, heroes of the transformation of agri-food systems

Science, technology and innovation, heroes of the transformation of agri-food systems

Last Wednesday, October 19, the first Science and Innovation Forum of the World Food Forum, organized by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), opened, where research played a key role in transforming our agri-food systems. . Existing agri-food systems have shown the need to rethink them. The climate emergency demands new …

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Colegio de la Bici, the Latin American benchmark for technology and mobility

Colegio de la Bici, the Latin American benchmark for technology and mobility

As part of the goal to consolidate Bogota as an environmentally sustainable city that promotes the use of technologies and the responsible use of resources, the Colegio de la Bici, a regional educational institution for more than a thousand students, opened in 2021. Its pedagogical approach is the use of science, technology, engineering, arts, mathematics …

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Science Park inaugurated 'BioInspiración'.  Innovate from Nature in Vienna'

Science Park inaugurated ‘BioInspiración’. Innovate from Nature in Vienna’

Granada Science Park (Andalusia) opened today at the Technisches Museum ‘BioInspiración’ in Vienna. Innovation from Nature, which has started its international tour in the city of Austria, the own production of the Andalusian museum, where it will remain until October 2023. With many fascinating examples of science and technology and to introduce our visitors to …

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The 2022 Science and Technology Conference is coming to UTN

The 2022 Science and Technology Conference is coming to UTN

This Wednesday, October 26 and Thursday, October 27, UTN’s San Francisco District College’s 2022 Science and Technology Conference will take place, an event aimed at strengthening ties between the different research groups of this and other Faculties to engineering through the presentation of ongoing research and selected conferences related to engineering. In this sense, based …

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Argentine scientists advance in formulation of next-generation vaccines - Unidiversidad

Argentine scientists advance in formulation of next-generation vaccines – Unidiversidad

They work at the National University of La Plata, INTA, and the Leloir Institute Foundation. They are testing a vaccine against SARS-CoV-2. The preclinical results in mice were published in the international journal Frontiers in Immunology. Andrea Gamarnik, head of the Leloir Institute Foundation’s Laboratory of Molecular Virology. Photo: INTA Thanks to the strategic articulation …

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"We seek to strengthen the research and development of quantum physics as key areas of knowledge for the future"

“We seek to strengthen the research and development of quantum physics as key areas of knowledge for the future”

Daniel Filmus, Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, attended with Juan Pablo Paz, Secretary for Scientific and Technological Coordination, and Marcos Saraceno, coordinator of the Interagency Program Advisory Council to Empower Quantum Science and Technology. Ceremonial delivery of the document prepared by the Advisory Board, which will serve as a key input to the Ministry …

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Budget 2023: No cuts in Science and Technology |  Science and Technology Resources will grow by 32 percent

Budget 2023: No cuts in Science and Technology | Science and Technology Resources will grow by 32 percent

Along with the text of the 2023 Budget, approved by the committee and soon to be debated in Congress, a special report assured a 5.3 percent cut in Science and Technology. They deny from the ministry: “Function budget Science and Technology was increased to 32 percent fixed values ​​in the 2023 Budget“It has reached 500,921 …

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Guatemala at international science and technology week

Guatemala at international science and technology week

Guatemala. Ana Chan, Guatemala’s national secretary of science and technology, represented the country during the international week of science and technology, which took place in Buenos Aires, Argentina, from October 17-21 this year. This participation took place within the framework of CELAC’s High Level Ibero-American Science Forum meeting with Ministers, Ministers and High Officials in …

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José Antonio Ocampo affirms that Latin America must move forward in regional cooperation to overcome the economic crisis

José Antonio Ocampo affirms that Latin America must move forward in regional cooperation to overcome the economic crisis

Finance Minister José Antonio Ocampo. PHOTO: Ministry of Finance Minister of Finance, José Antonio Ocampoadvocated the need to strengthen regional cooperation that would benefit the countries of the region. He did this in his participation in the thirty-ninth session of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) in Buenos Aires (Argentina). According …

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