International Consultation on Science, Technology and Innovation in the Implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its Health-Related Goals
6 Nov 2017 - 8 Nov 2017
FIOCRUZ Auditorium, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
As part of the UN project on mobilizing STI in developing countries for the SDGs, UN DESA, the Fundação Oswaldo Cruz (FIOCRUZ), and UNDP’s RIO+ Centre in Brazil are co-organizing an "International Consultation on Science, Technology and Innovation in the Implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its Health-Related Goals," in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from 6 to 8 November 2017. The meeting objective is to strengthen the capacity of public-health sector stakeholders in Brazil and other developing countries on harnessing STI for SDGs. The meeting will include a one-day segment dedicated to the discussion of developing country user’s perspectives to effectively access STI resources that are made available through online mechanisms such as FIOCRUZ’s STI-health platform. The meeting will have the participation of 50 to 60 experts, including 10 to 15 international participants, from government, the private sector, non-governmental organisations, and research institutions.
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