SPEARHEADING SCIENCE TO ADDRESS SOCIETAL ISSUES
Amphithéâtre E - 15h45 - 17h00
How can scientific knowledge and advances help political leaders to make better decisions? How can science help to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals? Should science in Africa have application goals, or should funding also be kept for basic and forward-looking research?
Vidushi Neergheen-Bhujun, University of Mauritius
Seth Adu-Afarwuah, University of Ghana
Henri Tonnang, International Center of Insect Physiology and Ecology, Nairobi (Kenya)
Oliver Oliveros, Agropolis Fondation, Montpellier