Stakeholder’s voices #6: A conversation with the Central European Initiative

For this stakeholder’s voice, we contacted Nina Kodelja, Deputy Secretary General, and Alessandro Lombardo, Senior Executive Officer of the Central European Initiative (CEI). The CEI is the first intergovernmental forum for regional cooperation ever established

Event review: International experiences and perspectives for Colombia

Science diplomacy is an emerging concept in international relations and global policymaking. It entails narrowing the gap between the fields of science and diplomacy, often perceived as belonging to different worlds. Bringing together actors from

Science Diplomacy Webinar series in Tunisia

At the initiative of the Tunisia-European Union Twinning Programme «Institutional support for improving the performance of the Tunisian research and innovation system», a series of three webinars on science diplomacy brought together diplomats and academics

Stakeholder’s voices #5: A conversation with the co-chairs of the InterAcademy Partnership: Peggy Hamburg and Krishan Lal

For our fifth stakeholder voice, we spoke to Peggy Hamburg and Krishan Lal from our associated partner the InterAcademy Partnership (IAP). The IAP is a global network of the world’s academies of science, medicine and

European science diplomacy online course: Is it for you? Review of the introductory Webinars

On May 27th, we successfully launched our European Science Diplomacy online course. Since then, almost 4000 people registered to our course and more than 400 trainees have already received a S4D4C certificate. The community has

meeting S4D4C COVID19 Task Force

What everyone is talking about: COVID-19 (and science diplomacy?)

We currently all feel united in our worries about the infectious disease COVID-19 and the socio-economic crisis that is following. The S4D4C team members are of course also concerned, for example we had to cancel

Panama’s Science Diplomacy Strategy: Current state and future challenges

On the 24th of June, the National Council of Science and Technology of Panama (SENACYT), in collaboration with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the City of Knowledge Foundation, organized a webinar to present the

S4D4C online lecture “Science Diplomacy in the Making”

Upon invitation of the TU Dortmund Center for Higher Education, Stefan Kuhlmann and Ewert Aukes (both University of Twente) provided the online lecture “Science Diplomacy in the Making” in the frame of the “Higher Education

European Science Diplomacy Online Course Surpasses Expectations

We launched the course just 3 weeks ago and more than 3.000 trainees have already started the course, 300 of them have already received a certificate! Congratulations! Are you still wondering if the course is

Policy Brief: Building Better Science Diplomacy for Global Challenges: insights from the COVID-19 crisis

In this new policy brief, Mitchell Young and a team of contributors from S4D4C elaborate on what we can learn from the COVID-19 crisis to build a stronger science diplomacy interface for better handling global