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The Role of Science Diplomacy in Panama's Response to COVID-19

A multidisciplinary group relates how scientists, diplomats, and decisionmakers in Panama have worked closely with international organizations and countries in the Latin American and Caribbean region to craft the country's COVID-19 response.

Article

We Need to Train Climate Doctors

Authors propose a multidisciplinary training program in climate medicine, aiming to create physicians proficient and credible in climate and health science to assume leadership, disseminate knowledge, and influence policy.

Perspective

Integrating Africa: Prospects and Promise for Science Diplomacy

By Moctar Toure - 09/24/2018

Africa’s patchwork of nation-states is uniquely positioned to take advantage of the world’s abundant scientific and engineering expertise in order to address its myriad economic, environmental, and social challenges.

Article

A Diplomat’s Perspective on Use of Science and Evidence in Implementing PEPFAR

By Jimmy Kolker - 04/18/2018

This is the story of PEPFAR's creation and early implementation from the perspective of the U.S. ambassador to Uganda, among the first countries in Africa to use data and evidence to describe, track, and treat HIV and AIDS patients. 

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Fostering an International Culture of Biosafety, Biosecurity, and Responsible Conduct in the Life Sciences

In this article, the authors describe approaches to biosafety, biosecurity, and responsible conduct in the life sciences, including how they are covered by international treaties, international organizations, and professional organizations. 

Conversation

Science as an 'Energizer of the World': an Interview with Ambassador Thomas Pickering

06/30/2017

Ambassador Pickering spoke with E. William Colglazier, editor-in-chief of Science & Diplomacy, on the role of science diplomacy in international relations. 

 

 

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