Broader Mid-East & North Africa

New Article
Science Diplomacy in Arab Countries
By Nart Dohjoka, Cathleen A. Campbell, Brenna Hill 03.17.2017

The similarities of culture and experience, coupled with a common language and history of scientific achievement in Arab countries, make science diplomacy an obvious strategy for combating regional instability. 

East Asia

New Perspective
By Vaughan Turekian, Teruo Kishi 02.06.2017

S&T advisors to foreign ministers will be pivotal in developing evidence-informed foreign policies and in proactively identifying emerging S&T trends that intersect with mutual and respective foreign policy priorities. 


New Article
The Spanish Scientific Diaspora
By Ana Elorza Moreno, Lorenzo Melchor, Guillermo Orts-Gil, Cristina Gracia, Izaskun Lacunza, Borja Izquierdo, José Ignacio Fernández-Vera 02.14.2017

Science diplomacy is on the rise in Spain thanks to a new initiative that is transforming that nation's scientific diaspora into a global science diplomacy network.


Letter from the Field
By Raymond Arnaudo 04.11.2017

Growing attention of the importance of Antarctica to climate change and to global science and environment issues prompted a dozen experts from several countries and differing areas of expertise to discuss new challenges during a seminar aboard an Antarctic cruise liner.

South & Central Asia

Sub-Saharan Africa