S4D4C’s 1st Global Meeting took place in Madrid

A truly global community of science diplomacy scholars and practitioners met on the occasion of S4D4C’s 1st Global Meeting, which took place 12-14 December at the headquarters of the Spanish Agency for International Development Cooperation

Science in parliament: An interesting initiative on the sidelines of S4D4C

Our project partners at FECYT in Spain are one of the driving forces behind an initiative to improve the science advice infrastructure in Spain: „Ciencia en el Parlamento“ (Science in Parliament) brings scientists to the

Policy brief on science diplomacy in the European Union

Tim Flink and Charlotte Rungius, our S4D4C colleagues at DZHW/Germany, have published our project’s first policy brief focusing on practices and prospects in European Union science diplomacy. With the European Commission making greater efforts in engaging

S4D4C’s 1st Global Meeting

Our 1st S4D4C Global Meeting ‘EU Science Diplomacy Beyond 2020’ (see Programme and Speakers’ Corner sections) took place in Madrid between 12-14 December. We discussed global challenges from a multidisciplinary approach, bringing onboard the experience

S4D4C ‘Open Doors Programme’ running

In order to meet our S4D4C goals, and taking into account that both academic and practical expertise are necessary, S4D4C launched an exciting opportunity for researchers to establish relationships with diplomats, policy makers and global

Researcher’s voices #2 – Meet Charlotte Rungius, German Centre for Higher Education Research and Science Studies (DZHW)

What is your role within S4D4C? I contribute mainly to the conceptual and the case study work. So far, this included the state-of-the-art report, the needs assessment and the conceptual framework. Until now, I have

S4D4C represented EU science diplomacy in Washington D.C.

On 14 September, the global science diplomacy community gathered at the headquarters of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) for the “Science Diplomacy 2018” conference and the 10th anniversary celebrations of the

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S4D4C’s State-of-the-Art Report on Science Diplomacy

One of the goals of our early project work in S4D4C is to provide the conceptual grounds for our subsequent analyses of science diplomacy cases and governance. As one element of this, DZHW colleagues Charlotte

Researcher’s voices #1 – Meet James Wilsdon, University of Sheffield

What is your role within S4D4C? With my colleague Jasper Montana, also based at the University of Sheffield, we’ll be working on a couple of the thematic case studies – particularly one looking at science

Open notebook #2

Case studies were at the heart of S4D4C two-day meeting in Prague, last month. Since the initial steps following our kick-off meeting in Vienna, our team has been studying state-of-the-art literature, consulting experts on the