Project partners

S4D4C consisted of ten participating institutions. Each organisation brought its own unique expertise and networks to the project, including in: science diplomacy research and practice, EU foreign policy, EU science policy, sociology of science, diplomatic training.

S4D4C worked with

  • the cluster of projects funded by Horizon 2020 on science diplomacy (EL-CSID and InsSciDE),
  • stakeholders at the European Commission, the European External Action Service, the EU Member States and international partner countries,
  • a network of international associate partners in an institutional cooperation,
  • an advisory board of selected individuals as well as
  • the wider community of collaborators which was organised via social media, our newsletter and direct mailings.

Project partners

Centre for Social Innovation – ZSI (Coordinator)
Charles University Prague Charles University Prague – CU
Diplomatische Akademie Wien Vienna School of International Studies – DA
DLR German Aerospace Centre, Project Management Agency – DLR
DZHW German Centre for Science Studies and Higher Education Research – DZHW
   The Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology – FECYT
TWAS The World Academy of Sciences – TWAS
University Lille University of Lille – ULille
   USFD University of Sheffield – USFD
University Twente University of Twente – UT

You find a list of individuals who contributed to the implementation of the S4D4C project here.

Associate partners

AAAS Center for Science Diplomacy at AAAS, Washington
HSE Higher School of Economics, Moscow – HSE
InterAcademy Partnership – IAP
International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis – IIASA
Indian Institute for Science/DST – Centre for Policy Research

Advisory board members

  • Prof Paul Berkman, Tufts University/Boston
  • Dr Alexander Degelsegger-Márquez, Gesundheit Österreich GmbH (GÖG)
  • Dr Thomas König, Institute for Advanced Studies/Vienna