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As the “voice of young scien­tists around the world,” the Global Young Academy aims to empower and mobilize young scientists to address issues of particu­lar importance to early career scientists. Cur­rent working groups focus on improving Early Scientific Careers, Science-Society Dialogue, Sci­ence-Education, and Interdisciplinary Re­search. Read more...

 

 

Photo: Cristián Prado

 

 

 

 

Do you want to know more about the GYA? Have a look at this video from the 64th Lindau Nobel Laureates Meeting.

 

 

GYA Annual General Meeting 2014 successfully completed

The Fourth International Conference for Young Scientists and GYA Annual General Meeting took place at the Faculty of Physical and Mathematical Sciences of the Universidad de Chile and Pontifica Universidad Católica de Chile in Santiago de Chile, Chile, from 21 to 25 May 2014. The theme of this year’s Conference was ‘Natural Resources in a Finite World’.

 

More information can be found on the conference website. Visual impressions can be found on Flickr.

A short summary can be downloaded as PDF.

 

 

GYA Connections - Issue 2 online

 

 

News at a glance

GloSYS ASEAN: A kickoffmeeting in Bangkok marks the beginning of a series of the Global State of Young Scientists (GloSYS) regional studies

Members of the Global Young Academy (GYA) and external experts met for the first meeting of the GloSYS ASEAN project in Bangkok, Thailand. This kickoff meeting was the first regional workshop following up on the GloSYS precursor study published by the GYA earlier this year (Friesenhahn and Beaudry, 2014). The workshop was hosted by the National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) and the National Science Technology and Innovation Policy Office (STI) on 3-4 November 2014.

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IAP Science Education Program Global Council published “Beijing Declaration”

The Beijing Declaration calls on IAP member academies, governments, the private sector and UNESCO to strengthen science education around the world - with a focus on the proven methods of inquiry-based science education (IBSE). GYA Co-Chair Sameh Soror participated in the IAP SEP meeting preparing this declaration.

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Report on the EU validation workshop on Science 2.0, 6 November 2014, London, UK

The EU is currently consulting on the Science 2.0 approach, which discusses ways of developing research in Europe and making it available.

Report on the EU validation workshop on Science 2.0, 6 November 2014, London, UK - Read More…