This module aims to define the complex concept of science diplomacy. Throughout this lesson, we will give you answers to the following questions:
The following video captures a general introduction to the topic of science diplomacy for addressing global challenges and the required interactive spaces between scientists, diplomats, and policymakers.
We have invited a group of experts to give us some preliminary insights about the question “What is science diplomacy?”. Their explanations will help to establish the foundations on which we will build up your knowledge.
Head of Digital Health and Innovation at Gesundheit Österreich GmbH (Austrian Public Health Institute). Former S4D4C project coordinator.
What is science diplomacy?
Chair of the International Network for Government Science Advice (INGSA)
What is science diplomacy? How many types of science diplomats are there?
Chief Science Advisor to Canada’s Prime Minister and Minister of Science
How important do you think science diplomacy is for international relations?
These questions are posed for you to reflect individually about the main messages put by our experts in science diplomacy. Please, take some time to think about them.
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