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Ibero American Science and Technology Education Consortium (ISTEC)

Ibero American Science and Technology Education Consortium (ISTEC) Go to this Web site

ISTEC’s mission is to foster sustainable socio-economic development in Ibero-America by carrying out programs focused on, among others: Advancing the state of higher education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM); Promoting the culture of quality, innovation and sustainability; Generating and disseminating knowledge and information; Promoting leadership models that adhere to the principles of responsibility and accountability.

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Sections ACME
--- The Global Governance Project
--- The Global Compact
--- International Forum on Globalization
--- Global Marshall Plan Initiative
--- Biens publics à l’Échelle Mondiale
--- Institute for research and debate on governance
--- United Nations University
--- Governance
--- Coredem
--- Building Global Democracy
--- New Rules for Global Finance
--- Centre for UN Reform Education
--- Bretton Woods Project
--- Global Administrative Law Project
--- Inter Press Service (IPS)
--- Chaos International
--- The Blog of Chaos International
--- Rinoceros
--- Olivier De Schutter. UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food
--- Democracia Sur
--- ATD Fourth World
--- Peoples Summit. On the road to Rio+20
--- Social Watch
--- Choike
--- International Forum of national NGO platforms (ONG-NGO)
--- Alliance for a Responsible, Plural and United World
--- Citizens Assemblies
--- Global Governance Institute
--- Pambazuka News
--- Europe Solidaire Sans Frontières
--- Adital
--- Forum China?Europe
--- Fondation Charles Léopold Mayer pour le progrès de l’homme
--- World Resources Institute
--- GEG Project
--- World Social Forum
--- Reflections on a Revolution
--- The World Revolution
--- WikiLeaks
--- Al Jazeera English
--- AGTER - Improving the Governance of Land, Water and Natural Ressources
--- Habitat International Coalition
--- Alliance for Rebuilding Governance in Africa
--- Forum of Ethics & Responsibilities (FER)
--- Fondation Sciences Citoyennes
--- Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy
--- IBase
--- Third World Network (TWN)
--- La Via Campesina
--- Network Institute for Global Democratization
--- Foreign Policy In Focus
--- International Coalition for the Responsibility to Protect (ICRtoP)
--- International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)
--- Tellus Institute
--- EarthAction
--- University of the People
--- Transnational Institute
--- Friends of the Earth International
--- Committee for the Abolition of the Third World Debt (CADTM)
--- World March of Women
--- Global Governance 2020
--- Site web de Ressources pour la Paix
--- Centre for the Study of Developing Societies (CSDS)
--- Center for People Empowerment in Governance (CenPEG)
--- Comité Catholique contre la Faim et pour le Développement (CCFD - Terre Solidaire)
--- Research and Information Centre for Development (CRID)
--- Tax Justice Network
--- Joint - Liga das ONGs em Moçambique
--- Perkumpulan Prakarsa
--- Praxis - Institute for Participatory Practices
--- Voice - Voices for Interactive Choice and Empowerment
--- Poverty Action Network in Ethiopia (PANE)
--- Global Financial Integrity
--- The Real News
--- Integrated Social Development Centre
--- FIDH : mouvement mondial des droits de l’Homme
--- Forest Peoples Programme
--- Global Witness
--- Green Cross International
--- Climate Change Task Force
--- Greenpeace International
--- Institute for Policy Studies
--- Web site on International Development of the Chaire de Recherche en Développement des Collectivités (CRDC)
--- International Land Coalition
--- Inaise
--- IRED
--- OECD Watch
--- Change.org
--- Common Dreams
--- OneWorld.net
--- Attac International
--- Vigeo
--- Finance Watch
--- Sud PTT
--- Food First International Action Network (FIAN)
--- Centre Europe - Tiers Monde (CETIM)
--- Observatorio de las Multinacionales en América Latina (OMAL)
--- Corporate Europe Observatory
--- Enlazando Alternativas
--- Groupe de Recherche pour une Stratégie Économique Alternative (GRESEA)
--- Forum for Democratic Global Governance (FIM)
--- Sherpa
--- Peuples Solidaires
--- Planetworkshops
--- Public Citizen
--- Rainforest Action Network
--- International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)
--- Ibero American Science and Technology Education Consortium (ISTEC)
--- European Strategic Intelligence and Security Center (ESISC)
--- Coordination SUD
--- Association 4D - Dossiers et Débats pour le Développement Durable
--- Institut du Développement Durable et des Rélations Internationales (IDDRI)
--- Institute for Transnational Arbitration
--- Transnational Institute for Grassroots Research and Action (TIGRA)
--- Dialogues, Proposals, Stories, for a World Citizenship (DPH)
--- NPI Initiative
--- Hong Kong Democratic Development Network
--- ???? China Dialogue
--- ?????? China Development Brief
--- NGOcn.net
--- Social Resources Institute (SRI)
--- ??? (Green TV)
--- Asia Sentinel
--- ?????? China Labour Bulletin
--- Globethics.net
--- The Democratic Society
--- Sustainable Earth Alliance
--- International Alliance of Journalistes
--- REDD+ Social & Environmental Standards
--- World Forum of Fish Harvesters & Fish Workers (WFF)
--- World Learning
--- The Hunger Project
--- World Association of Non-Governmental Organizations (WANGO)
--- Environment Liaison Center International
--- Small Planet Institute
--- Women’s Environment & Development Organization (WE DO)
--- Independent Media Center (Indymedia)
--- United Cities and Local Governments
--- United Cities and Local Governments Asia-Pacific
--- Plateforme des acteurs non étatiques
--- International Development Research Centre (IDRC)
--- International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
--- International Rice Research Institute (IRRI)
--- Global Development Learning Network (GDLN)
--- Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU)
--- Beyond2015
--- Alliance Internationale des Éditeurs Indépendants
--- Third World Forum
--- Confederación de Trabajadores de la Educación de la República Argentina (CTERA)
--- Environment and Development Action in the Third World (ENDA-TM)
--- World Forum for Alternatives
--- Center for Chinese Agricultural Policy
--- Southern Africa Social Forum (SASF)
--- Ushahidi
--- East Asia Forum
--- CMS
--- The Green Belt Movement
--- Local Economic Development Network of Africa (LEDNA)
--- Resource Conflict Institute (Reconcile)
--- The Centre for Internet & Society
--- Research and Information System
--- Toda Institute
--- Global Alliance For Banking on Values
--- Global Issues
--- Globalization Monitor
--- Just Foreign Policy
--- Public Services International
--- Blue Planet Project
--- Good Electronics
--- Fair Labor Association
--- Global Governance Watch
--- Centre for Asia Pacific Social Transformation Studies (CAPTRANS)
--- Global Footprint Network
--- The Widening Circle
--- The New Economics Foundation
--- Policy Innovations
--- Institute of Public and Environmental Affairs
--- Project Syndicate
--- New Perspectives Quarterly
--- Initiative internationale pour repenser l’économie (IRE)
--- CBD Alliance
--- Program on Democracy and Global Transformation
--- Global Voices
--- International Labour Organization
--- IPCC - Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
--- World Health Organisation (WHO)
--- UNESCO. United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
--- Global Education Magazine
--- Campaign for People’s Goals for Sustainable Development

Latest publications on this Web site:

II National Conference on Telecommunications – CONATEL 2011
¤ Dulce ¤ 8 March 2012
CALL FOR PAPERS San Pablo Catholic University, with the direct collaboration of all members of the Technical Program Committee, IEEE Peru Section, and all its partners, is organizing the II National Conference on Telecommunications CONATEL 2011, with the aim of creating a common space to bring (...) read more

¤ admin ¤ 11 February 2012
La Plata, Argentina March 22 & 23, 2012 Register Now! Agenda: read more

2012 Student Contest
¤ admin ¤ 26 January 2012
Hello Students! The Global Student Design Contest (GSDC) is an international event organized by: ISTEC SPEED IFEES   Our industrial sponsors in 2012 are: Bilingual Multicultural Services, Inc., New Mexico Quanser, Canada   Winning projects will be presented by students at the World Engineering (...) read more

2011 Student Contest Winners
¤ admin ¤ 6 October 2011
Congratulations to all entrants! View all entries here. FIRST PLACE: Oxímetro de Pulso (2.11 in spreadsheet) Rodrigo Chaves Alcoba Related Files.zip SECOND PLACE: Bacterias Aceleradoras de Composta (14.11 in spreadsheet) Julio H. Perez & Socorro Marquez Related Files.zip THIRD PLACE: (...) read more

Seminario de Nanoelectrónica
¤ admin ¤ 24 August 2011
     Invitación a Estudiantes y a Profesores de Universidades Miembros del ISTECa participar en:“El Tercer Seminario de Nanoelectrónica y Diseño Avanzado 2011? que se llevará a cabo del 21 al 23 de Septiembre de 2011 en el Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (INAOE) – Tonantzintla, (...) read more

The Third Seminar on Nanoelectronics and Advanced Design 2011
¤ admin ¤ 24 August 2011
Students and Teachers at ISTEC member universities are invited to participate in:  “The Third Seminar on Nanoelectronics and Advanced Design 2011? which will take place from 21 to 23 September 2011 at the National Institute of Astrophysics, Optics and Electronics (INAOE ) – Tonantzintla, Puebla, (...) read more

ISTEC Student Contest 2011 Entries
¤ admin ¤ 27 July 2011
View the spreadsheet below, or try it full screen here. WINNERS ANNOUNCED! read more

CALED Agreement
¤ admin ¤ 19 April 2011
GRANA-ISTEC-IFEES-EftA sign important agreement with CALED to promote quality of distance education in the Region. (SPA): GRANA-ISTEC-IFEES-EftA firman importante acuerdo con CALED para promover la calidad de la educación a distancia en la Región. PDF (SPA): Convenio-Marco-Calidad-06abril2011.pdf (...) read more

Meet our newest industrial members: 2011 & First Quarter 2012
¤ admin ¤ 18 November 2010
ISTEC NEW INDUSTRIAL MEMBERS UPDATE Quanser, Toronto:    Quanser is the world leader in the design and manufacture of advanced systems for real-time control design and implementation used in industry, education and research. Visit Quanser website at http://www.quanser.com Mobiletec Int’l, Tampa, (...) read more

The ISTEC General Assembly website is now live!
¤ Dulce ¤ 26 October 2010
We are pleased to announce the release of the official website of the XVIII ISTEC General Assembly, with a new date for the event of May 16 – 20th, 2011: http://www.pucrs.br/istec ISTEC and the hosting institution Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS) have postponed the (...) read more

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