Monday, May 19, 2014

The governance of scientific assessment in the context of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

The German Development Institute has  published a discussion paper from Yulia Yamineva on the IPCC and its governance of scientific assessment. Inspired by the STIG project, it draws lessons for international co-operation in science, technology and innovation.

You may download it free of charge here! 


Bonn Workshop On STI for Global Challenges

Group on Earth Observations, the Univesity of Bonn and BLB will arrange a workshop  in Bonn on May 21 2014 on how to respond to the grand challenges.

The idea is to plan a comparative study on global funding of science, technology and innovation, focusing on the GEO and Future Earth initiatives and the topic of water.

More information here!