1. How to Get Started?
2. What Is Science Diplomacy?
3. Who Are the Science Diplomacy Stakeholders?
4. How Does the EU Practice Science Diplomacy?
5. What Are the National, Regional and Thematic Approaches of Science Diplomacy?
6. What Set of Skills Do I Need to Be a Good Science Diplomat?
7. Hands On! Case Studies
8. How Can You Dive Deeper into Science Diplomacy?
Satisfaction Survey

3.1 Stakeholders – Introduction to the Module


Ana Elorza1, Lorenzo Melchor1, Izaskun Lacunza1, Ewert Aukes2, Gonzalo Ordóñez-Matamoros2, Stefan Kuhlmann2, Sanaz Honarmad Ebrahimi2, Mitchell Young3 and Eric Piaget4.

1 Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology (FECYT), Spain
2 University of Twente, the Netherlands
3 Charles University, Czech Republic

4 United Nations University CRIS


The following reviewers have undertaken quality assurance of this module:

Tim Flink, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and the German Center of Higher Education Research and Science Studies (DZHW), Germany
Helen B Woods, University of Sheffield, UK
Marta Bozina, Juraj Dobrila University of Pula, Croatia
Mario González-Jiménez, University of Glasgow, UK

Practical information

  • This module takes a minimum of 3 hours
  • This module has been updated with new content since its launch in June 2020. This new module version has been made publicly availalbe in April 2022
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How to cite this module

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Ana Elorza, Lorenzo Melchor, Izaskun Lacunza, Ewert Aukes, Gonzalo Ordóñez-Matamoros, Stefan Kuhlmann, Sanaz Honarmad Ebrahimi, and Mitchell Young. 2021. Who Are the Science Diplomacy Stakeholders?. In: S4D4C European Science Diplomacy Online Course, Module 3, Vienna: S4D4C.

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This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 770342.