World leaders at a special event of the United Nations General Assembly, on May 24, 2023, reiterated their commitments to supporting the International Year of Basic Sciences for Sustainable Development (IYBSSD). Watch the video here.
Bayero University, Kano (BUK), in northwestern Nigeria, has joined the global community to celebrate the International Year of Basic Sciences for Sustainable Development (IYBSSD) 2022-2023.
In this interview during the opening ceremony of IYBSSD, Karen Hallberg of Centro Atómico de Bariloche, Argentina, hopes that the celebration of IYBSSD will contribute to reducing all forms of global inequality.
The Pro Vice-Chancellor of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Prof. Ellis Owusu-Dabo, is entreating stakeholders in the educational sector to build a strong foundation in basic sciences from the basic level.
Scientists in Ghana, while attending the ’12th GSA Research Seminar and Poster Presentations’ held two months ago, also participated in the celebration of the ‘International Year of Basic Sciences for Sustainable Development’.
Michel Spiro, Chair of the Steering Committee of IYBSSD speaks on the role of women in science
The National Science and Technology Forum (NSTF), in 2022, hosted a two-day discussion forum on ‘basic sciences for sustainable development,’ focusing on its contributions to the world and society.
The Office of Astronomy for Development (OAD) is pleased to announce the results of its 2022 call for proposals. 19 projects have been selected to receive a total of €113,011.