Quebec to train 1,000 foreign nurses amid shortage

The province’s labour immigration minister Jean Boulet announced the $65m investment will take place over two years to properly “recruit and integrate” the international candidates. “This is a winning formula for Quebec and for qualified immigrants who wish to enrich...

European Commission releases toolkit to combat R&I foreign interference

The document aims to help universities put in their own practices to help mitigate “risks and challenges from abroad”, giving them the tools to keep internationalisation moving without putting their research in jeopardy. “Together with the member states and research...

UK gov creates team to advise on foreign research collaboration

The Manchester-based Research Collaboration Advice Team will come under the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy and “promote government advice on security-related topics, such as export controls, cyber security and protection of intellectual...

EUA policy input recommendations tackle foreign influence risks

It published the policy input recommendations ahead of an expected EC communication on research, education, innovation and youth, advocating “bracing for risks in order to build the resilience of Europe’s research, innovation and education and promoting a global level...