2014 Liveability Index

2014 Liveability Index

Each year, the Economist Intelligence Unit assesses which locations around the world provide the best or the worst living conditions. 140 countries were surveyed. Brisbane ranked 20th
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Biodiversity Month

Biodiversity Month

September is Biodiversity Month, which aims to promote the importance of protecting, conserving and improving biodiversity both within Australia and across the world. Find out how you can help.
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Accelerate Ideas

The program provides grants of $25,000 - $50,000 to help Queensland-based organisations to demonstrate the commercial viability of an idea. Applications are assessed quarterly.
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Science and Innovation Champions

This program recognises 'grass roots' champions and aims to support, encourage and inspire talented Queenslanders. Nominate a science or innovation champion today.
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Nature Jobs

Nature Publishing Group

Advertise jobs for free in Nature. Find lab technicians, post-docs, department heads, heads of research or senior executives through the highly targeted and global advertising vehicle.
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Interesting facts and figures

$3.6 billion invested

Since 1998, the Queensland Government has invested $3.6 billion in R&D and innovation, supporting 40 new research institutes and more than 300 research-related projects, scholarships and fellowships.