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Previous educational programmes


Discovering public opinions on nanotechnology

NanOpinion was an European project to promote debate on nanotechnologies and analyse people’s expectations regarding these emerging technologies. (COMPLETED PROJECT) 

Who took part?

IrsiCaixa and 16 partners from 11 European countries, including four media bodies.

Who was behind it?

The NanOpinion programme was funded by the European Commission.

What was included?

Public participatory actions in the form of:

  • Online discussions. Surveys and questionnaires
  • Debates in scientific communication events. Workshops, roundtables, debating games, interactive terminals in public places
  • Communications campaign. Social networks and the press
  • Online resources. Some 150 informational and educational resources on the topic
  • Educational programme. Classroom and online courses for teachers.

Further information


Video: NanOpinion project presentation 

Tandem Schools

Tandem is a programme designed to bring current research into the classroom, close the gap between research and education and foster IBSE. (COMPLETED PROJECT)

It is promoted by Fundació Catalunya-La Pedrera, IrsiCaixa, Apel·les Mestres Secondary School and Barcelona Science Park (PCB).  

Further information

Tandem Schools

Presentation of innovative educational project promoted by the Foundation Catalonia La Pedrera

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