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The expedition postponed to 2022 due to the immobilisation of the Fleur de Passion following an incident in the Gulf of Aqaba

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Le Transnational Red Sea Center was forced to suspend its first expedition season along the Sudanese coasts

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A little more than a month after her arrival in the Gulf of Aqaba and sometimes tedious logistical preparations

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First days at the Interuniversity Institute for Marine Sciences in Eilat pier

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Watch the video of the official launch of the first expedition season

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It is now official: the Transnational Red Sea Center at EPFL will conduct its first expedition season

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Swiss sailboat Fleur de Passion arrived safely in Aqaba, Jordan, on June 10th after a six-week navigation

The Center

"More science in diplomacy, more diplomacy in science" evoked by the Federal Councillor, Ignazio Cassis

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Discover the ceremony organized in Seville at the Three Cultures of the Mediterranean Foundation

Science

A new research gives additional insight into the specific genetic factors that allow Red Sea corals to survive

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Fair winds to Swiss sailboat Fleur de Passion and her crew, who set sails from Seville towards the Red Sea

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The departure of Fleur de Passion for the Red Sea was the subject of a series of events organised in Seville

The Center

Ambassador Alexandre Fasel’s mission will be to strengthen Geneva's role as a digital governance hub

Science

A major discovery helps explain the symbiotic relationship between corals and algae

The Center

The official launch of the Transnational Red Sea Center in March 2019 in the Swiss federal capital Bern

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The Sudan expedition postponed to 2022

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The Sudan expedition temporarily put on hold

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Heading for Sudan, for good… and heat

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Oil and corals, a critical cohabitation

Mongabay news —

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Public outreach visits at IUI in Eilat

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In the Gulf of Aqaba, where it all begun

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Red Sea uncharted geopolitical waters

Le Temps —

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Expedition year 1: heading for Sudan

Swiss Ambassador to Jordan, Lukas Gasser —

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Yet another miracle in the Red Sea

NZZamSonntag —

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Warm welcome from a key regional partner

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Meanwhile off the coast of war-torn Yemen…

Mongabay —

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The Red Sea corals get Wired

Wired —

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Geneva, a city by the (Red) sea

Geneva Solutions —

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Swiss Foreign Minister on science diplomacy

Admin.ch —

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Lake Geneva newspapers with a coral view

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Super corals on the French headlines

Le Figaro —

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A musical prelude to the expedition

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Science

Fast and pervasive resilience, says study

PNAS —

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El Païs praises joint expedition

El Païs —

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Bye-bye Seville, heading for the red sea

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A three-voice dialogue on the air

RTS —

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A longstanding tradition of dialogue

Le Temps —

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An official ceremony before setting sails

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The Center

A Swiss Ambassador for science diplomacy

Eda.Admin —

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Oil sword of Damocles over the Red Sea

OrientXXI —

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«A ray, or rather reef of hope»

BBC —

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Coral-symbiotic algae relationship explained

PNAS —

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Bern, transnational capital of the Red Sea

Eda.Admin —

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