Some developments about why we need basic sciences to achieve the SDGs.
Difficulties on the road toward SDGs depend both of the state of the scientific knowledge and social and political agreement.
Informal economy is not black or illegal economy: it corresponds with unreported precarious jobs, which in some countries account for the overwhelming majority of jobs. Hence the importance of quantifying it.
The signature of a MoU between IUPAC and IUPAP about IYBSSD 2022.
Climate Smart Agriculture helps to preserve the environment together with food security in Malawi.
The Science Council of Japan made the very interesting exercise of classifying the resolutions it adopted in the period 2014-2017 according to the SDGs. Let’s have a look at SDG14 and SDG15.
Why is basic research needed today? Some historic arguments.
It is always good to remind some statements that may seem obvious. For instance, that sciences are at the base of sustainable development.
Are you a young scientist from a developing country who wish to get a PhD in natural sciences? South Africa may be your next home.
Carrying diseases such as chikungunya or dengue fever, the tiger mosquito is found in French overseas territories but also in the south of France. It is therefore essential to control this species, which raises new issues about control methods.