Category: Events

Online Event: Science and Diplomacy: How can one foster the other?

Two of our S4D4C team members, Lorenzo Melchor and Marga Gual Soler, participated on Monday in a webinar with the title “Science and Diplomacy: How can one foster the other?” which was organised and orchestrated

COVID-19 Crisis in Europe: A Failure of Science Diplomacy?

SciTech DiploHub, the Barcelona Science and Technology Diplomacy Hub, has recently started weekly online talks with science diplomacy experts and stakeholders to reflect on the implications of the COVID-19 crisis. Titled “#SciDipTalks”, this series comprises five

Opportunities and Challenges for Science Diplomacy in times of COVID-19: Online conversation including S4D4C

SciTech DiploHub, the Barcelona Science and Technology Diplomacy Hub, is a pioneering non-profit public-private partnership backed by leading research centers, universities, start-ups, and public institutions that positions Barcelona as a global lab in science diplomacy

S4D4C takes part in science diplomacy lectures

Recently, S4D4C has received requests to participate in lectures around the topic of science diplomacy and we are happy to report these events: Science Diplomacy lecture series in Turkey and Northern Cyprus Turkey is one

TWAS and AAAS call for applications for a course on science diplomacy

The call for applications of the 2020 AAAS-TWAS Course on Science Diplomacy is open! The course is organized by The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS), a S4D4C partner, and the American Association for the Advancement

S4D4C helps to build the science-policy nexus for sustainable development goals

Three main takeaways: The University of Bergen organised a science diplomacy workshop gathering experts and early-career researchers to discuss about how to bring scientific evidence to decision-makers in national and international settings S4D4C was invited

More training for science in diplomacy demanded at the European Parliament

On January 21, S4D4C had the chance to present its activities in an event for Italian Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) in Brussels. The event was organised by school4SID, the “School for Science IN

Tim Flink, Claire Mays and Petri Backman

Tim Flink took part in a joint seminar of the European Research Council and the Research Executive Agency on Science Diplomacy

The European Research Council (ERC) is the European Commission’s body to fund and support high-quality research in Europe. It supports investigator-driven frontier research across all fields based on the principle of scientific excellence. As such

S4D4C participates in COP25 disseminating the value of science diplomacy for a sustainable future

On December 4, the session debate “Science diplomacy for a sustainable future” was held in the Green Zone of the COP25 (United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, 25th Conference of the Parties) in Madrid.

A vision for the future in EU-LAC relations: Science Diplomacy

The EULAC Focus project organised a webinar on December 3, 2019 to which S4D4C was invited to discuss possible science diplomacy activities. The following report is a shortened version of the summary prepared by Gabriela