Science education from an early age gives appetite for research and encourages people to pursue scientific careers, which is essential for the development of humanity. Moreover, the scientific methods and curiosity can be brought to many other areas of personal, professional and social life, which contributes to the education of responsible and autonomous citizens.

The International Year will

  • promote basic sciences education and teacher training;

  • promote the dissemination of good practices;

  • highlight the successful stories from countries that have significantly developed this area.