Mon May 18, 12:00 PM UTC-4 (EDT) | Science Diplomacy: How can one foster the other? – INETNYC

Interested about a career in Science Diplomacy? Or just curious to understand what lies at the intersection of these two fields? Join us and hear about the journey of scientists who chose to unite their expertise with diplomacy to create bridges between nations, communities and societies in order to help address global challenges and sustainable development goals.… Read More

Governments knew a pandemic was a threat – here’s why they weren’t better prepared

How is it possible that we were not ready? Not only had Bill Gates been banging on about this for a long time, but pandemics also featured strongly on regional and national risk registers produced by governments and bureaucrats, as well as international registers from non-governmental organisations.… Read More

Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic: Catastrophic Failures of the Science-Policy Interface

Catastrophic failures of the science-policy interface in many countries and globally have led to disastrous outcomes for public health, the economy, and international collaboration. The science-policy interface is a short-hand description of the system by which the best scientific information and advice is provided by the most knowledgeable institutions and experts, acted upon by key decision-makers in government, and provided to the public.… Read More

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