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    Projects
    Libya Funds in Trust Project
    The Libyan Funds-in-Trust is a self-funding activity implemented with funds provided by the Government of the Libyan Arab Jamahirya for the establishment of a Libyan Cell and Molecular Biology Centre, at the Biotechnology Research Centre, in Tajoura, Libya >> More

    Microbial Resources Centres (MIRCEN)s
    A Network in Environmental, Applied Microbiological and Biotechnogical Research >> More
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    Regional Network for Microbiology in Southeast Asia
    The Regional Network for Microbiology is funded by the Government of Japan for Member States in the Southeast Asian Region. >> More
    UNESCO Jakarta Office, Indonesia

    UNESCO confronts AIDS@
    The World Foundation for Aids Research and Prevention was created in January 1993. Led by Professor Montagnier, under the auspices of UNESCO, the Foundation’s primary objective is to set up a worldwide network of research and preventive centres. >> More


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    Institut Pasteur/UNESCO Medal
    The Medal was created in 1995 to be awarded in recognition of outstanding research contributing to a beneficial impact on human health..
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    2006 - To be or not to be: History of UNESCO’s biological and microbiological programmes - Franck Dufour, Julia Hasler, Lucy Hoareau
    Microbial culture collection, Microbial Resource Centres (MIRCENs), Tehran, Iran (Islamic Republic of), 2004©UNESCO.gif"Omnis cellula a cellula’, the biologist Rudolph Virchow stated in 1855.‘All cells arise from cells.’ It is an idea that expresses how biology is, in a sense, the most basic of the basic sciences. Biology is the very science of existence. And it has been at the core of UNESCO’s science activities since the Organization was created sixty years ago."More


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    4. Global Project on Microscience Experiments: BIOLOGY


    Projects
    A science education succes: UNESCO’s Global Microscience Programme
    Nearly a decade after the Global Microscience Programme was launched by UNESCO and the International Union for Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) in 1996, the microscience approach has been introduced into 72 countries, many of them in Africa. >> More

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    American Society for Microbiology (ASM)

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    Federation of European Microbiological Societies (FEMS)

    International Brain Research Organization (IBRO)

    International Cell Research Organization(ICRO)

    International Union for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (IUBMB)

    International Union of Microbiological Societies (IUMS)

     

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