tekes.jpg 16 January 2008. Visiting ESPI today, the Director for Space Technology in the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation (Tekes), Kimmo Kanto, initiated cooperation with the institute.

Read more: 16 January 2008. Tekes and ESPI start cooperation

cagfijqv.jpg 15 January 2008. ESPI was invited by CNES to present the results of the study “Space in Central and Eastern Europe - Opportunities and Challenges for the European Space Endeavour” in an inter-centre seminar on the new EU members States.

Read more: 15 January 2008. ESPI invited by CNES to present the results of its study "EU4+"

cocosl_text.gif 11 January 2008. On 10 and 11 January ESPI hosted the first authors meeting for the Cologne Commentary on Space Law (CoCoSL). In this project, the world’s most renowned space lawyers participate.

Read more: 11 January 2008. ESPI hosts world's leading space lawyers

untreaties.png 7 January 2008. The UN General Assembly adopted a Resolution on the practice of registering space objects at its current session period. This Resolution had been prepared during the past years under the chairmanship of ESPI’s Director.

Read more: 7 January 2008. UN General Assembly adopts resolution prepared under chairmanship of ESPI's Director

flag.jpg 19 December 2007. Today ESPI released an exploratory study on space in Estonia and Slovenia. This report investigates space activities and their future development in those two new EU Member States.

Read more: 19 December 2007. New ESPI report on space in Estonia and Slovenia available

aw_globe_200.gif 13 December 2007. The conference “Threats, Risks and Sustainability – Answers by Space” was held at ESPI in Vienna on 10 and 11 December. This conference was organised to shed new light on a number of threats to long-term sustainability in a multi-disciplinary approach and to demonstrate how space tools are crucial in addressing these issues.

Read more: 13 December 2007. ESPI holds Conference on "Threats, Risks and Sustainability - Answers by Space"

africa_satellite_small.jpg 10 December 2007. ESPI was invited to participate in the Conference “GMES-Africa. Space for development: the case of GMES and Africa” organised by the Portuguese European Union Council Presidency.

Read more: 10 December 2007. ESPI at EU Presidency Workshop on "GMES and Africa"

space weapons.jpg 10 December 2007. The Institute for Peace Research and Security Studies at Hamburg University (IFSH) and ESPI have prepared a memorandum on space and security addressed to the EU CODUN  (Council Working Group on Disarmament in the UN) at its meeting in Brussels on 7 December 2007.

Read more: 10 December 2007. Memorandum on space security

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