scilog - Project of the week
Migration and border security in the Habsburg Empire
Controls were carried out at the Habsburg Empire’s border with the Ottoman Empire as far back as the 18th century. Combined with the mobility control of Ottoman migrants, they were key features of Habsburg population policy. The development of this policy is currently being studied with the support of the FWF.
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In 2015 projects with a total volume of
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people worked in projects funded by the FWF (as of Dec. 31, 2015)
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While the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) has so far primarily focused on Open Access to publications, the principle of openness will now be extended to research data as part of a long-term Open Science strategy.
The newly filled position of Executive Vice President constitutes the final point in the appointment of the new FWF Executive Board. The Vice President will take up her office in the beginning of September.
- The Vienna Principles: A Vision for Scholarly Communication in the 21st Century - 83% of peer-reviewed publications resulting from FWF projects are Open Access - Open Library of Humanities (OLH) in Vienna on 5 July
Six new top scholars accepted into the prestigious START Programme
The webinar (2016-05-18) dealt with the implementation of gender equality at national and European level.