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CAAST-Net Plus Workshop With Science Academies

CAAST-Net Plus Workshop With Science Academies

CAAST-Net Plus Workshop With Science Academies

The Role of Science Academies in Providing Evidence-informed Advice in Bi-regional Policy Dialogues is the theme of a CAAST-Net Plus workshop to take place this November in South Africa. [Image credit: CAAST-Net Plus]

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Date: November 9-10, 2016
Location / Venue: Johannesburg / TBC
Country: South Africa

The workshop will take place directly after the Network of African Science Academies’ (NASAC) general assembly on 9 November 2016. 

"This CAAST-Net Plus event will offer a platform through which mechanisms of dialogue between policy-makers and science academies can be instituted to support the Africa-EU High Level Policy Dialogue on science, technology and innovation, as well as the implementation of the research and innovation Roadmap on Food and Nutrition Security and Sustainable Agriculture," the draft concept note says.

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Background Info



This event is an open workshop. However, interested participants should RSVP to the organisers by writing to Neo.Mofokeng[at] as space is limited.

Preference will be given to those who have expertise in the workshop’s topic and can contribute towards the workshop’s objectives.

Regrettably, CAAST-Net Plus cannot meet the cost of delegate participation.

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Disclaimer: CAAST-Net Plus is funded by the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development (FP7/2007-2013) under grant agreement n0 311806. This document reflects only the authors’ views and the European Union cannot be held liable for any use that may be made of the information contained herein.

CAAST-Net Plus is funded by the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme under grant agreement 311806
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