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Mobilising the global science community to support the SDGs
Monday, 15 May 2017
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Conference Room 12, UNHQ

Side Event

Organiser: The InterAcademy Partnership (IAP)

Other contributors: The Global Young Academy (GYA) and the International Network of Government Science Advice (INGSA), under the aegis of the International Council for Science (ICSU)

Please join us as we explore how organized science--and science academies in particular--can better deliver knowledge that supports the SDGs, and how they may need to adapt to be more resilient and effective to meet 21st century challenges.

Introductions and discussion with

  • Professors Peter Fritz and Francisco José Sánchez Sesma, InterAcademy Partnership (IAP)
  • Dr. Muhammad Zaman, Global Young Academy (GYA)
  • Sir Peter Gluckman, International Network of Government Science Advice (INGSA), under aegis of ICSU
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