Science, Technology and Innovation Policy Research Network of the Americas

Monthly archives for March, 2014

Research and Policy Analysis

The last issue of the Journal “Revista Iberoamericana de Ciencia, Tecnología y Sociedad” (January, 2014) published the article: The interaction between research and policy: conceptual approaches by Yamila Kababe. Kababe reflects on the theoretical contributions that explain the complex relationship between science and public polic [...]

First Meeting UN Scientific Board

The inaugural meeting of the recently created United Nations Scientific Advisory Board was held in Berlin on 30 and 31 January 2014. This Board was created by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon in September 2013. The Board aims to strengthen the linkages between science and policy, so as to better address the economic, social and environmental [...]

STGlobal Conference

“The conference develops emerging S&T scholars and promotes the academic and professional advancement of graduate students in the traditionally fragmented community of scholars working in S&T policy and social research. Presented each year in the spring, the conference attracts graduate students from around the world to present [...]