Month: April 2021

The Impact Story of S4D4C

At the end of the project’s duration (in April 2021) we are reflecting on contributions considering the long-term impact of our Horizon 2020-funded project “Using science for/in diplomacy for addressing global challenges” (S4D4C). The project’s

Conference organising team at ZSI

Final Researcher’s voice: An interview with the project coordinator Elke Dall

Elke is senior researcher and project manager at the Centre for Social Innovation (ZSI), in Vienna, Austria. She has been the project coordinator of the S4D4C project since the beginning of 2019. Her background is

Insights from the S4D4C community: results from our final survey

The S4D4C project is coming to an end and so we currently reflect a lot on our activities and impacts. In January, we also launched a “concluding survey” to collect information about our community and

Guest article on the S4D4C Networking Meeting: Dear Science Diplomacy – Where do you want to go (from Here)?

In this article, Sneha Sinha, Research Associate at the  Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS) in New Delhi, shares her perspective on the S4D4C final networking meeting. We want to appreciate her perspective

Notes on navigating both worlds from Marga Gual Soler

For this new researchers’ voice, S4D4C team member Marga is sharing her insights with us. Marga is a scientist engaged in the advancement of science diplomacy and the founder of SciDipGLOBAL. She has collaborated on

2021 AAAS-TWAS Course on Science Diplomacy

Our partner The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) and the S4D4C associated partner the American Association for the Advancement of Science ( AAAS), are offering another Science Diplomacy training course (online, August 30 to September

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Setting up Knowledge Exchange Experiences in Policy and/or Diplomacy for Researchers: The S4D4C Open Doors Toolkit

The need to create more and more fluent interactive spaces for scientists, diplomats, and other stakeholders to work together in addressing global challenges through science diplomacy has been one of the strongest messages the S4D4C project has


Nominations for the AAAS David and Betty Hamburg Award for Science Diplomacy open

The AAAS Center for Science Diplomacy, an associated partner to the S4D4C project, accepts nominations for the 2022 award from April 15 through June 30, 2021. The AAAS David and Betty Hamburg Award for Science

The Green Talents Competition 2021 is now open

As we outline in one of our knowledge resources, awards and prizes are a possibility to support specific science diplomacy objectives: The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research is giving once again the

Stakeholder’s voices #8: A conversation with Katalin Aföldi, COST

For this stakeholder’s voice, we asked Katalin Alföldi, Policy Officer with a portfolio on international cooperation at the COST Association – one of Europe’s longest-running funding instrument supporting scientific networks. The COST president Paolo Ferrao