UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO: U of T leaders come together to discuss challenges, opportunities around promoting equity and diversity

From left, Charmaine Williams, Maydianne Andrade, Kelly Hannah-Moffat and Angela Hildyard participate in a panel discussion (all photos by Romi Levine) University of Toronto has made great strides in promoting equity and inclusivity, but there is still “a heck of a lot to do to ensure that everyone with potential can flourish and make a difference at this great institution,” says Angela Hildyard, U of T’s former vice-president of human resources & equity. Read More »

MUBADALA DEVELOPMENT COMPANY: RDIF, Mubadala Petroleum and Gazprom Neft announce a joint venture to develop Siberian oil fields

The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF, the sovereign wealth fund of Russia) and Mubadala Petroleum, the UAE-based leading oil and gas exploration and production company, announce the creation of a joint venture with PJSC Gazprom Neft to develop several oil fields in the Tomsk and Omsk regions. Read More »

THE UNITED ARAB EMIRATES UNIVERSITY: Important research projects at the meeting table of the Board of Trustees of the National Center for Space Science and Technology

The Board of Trustees of the National Center for Space Science and Technology at the University of the United Arab Emirates held its second meeting for the first half of 2018 to review the results of the work after the signing of memorandums of understanding, the scientific research group, the educational programs, and the awareness and community activities that took place during this period. Read More »