13 July 2022
- Online - 14:45 - 16:15
- How basic sciences design the future of Sustainable Development
- This session will promote discussion and reflexion among scientists about how their own work and practice are coherent with Agenda 2030, and help them to articulate this for the general public and for policy makers.
15 July 2022
- Online - 17:15 - 18:30
- Scientists are mobilized for the Sustainable Development goals
- Around the world, scientists and scientific organizations in basic sciences are already striving toward the achievement of Agenda 2030, the integrated vision for the sustainable development of all the world’s populations that has been adopted in 2015 by the United Nations General Assembly. The basic sciences already provide the essential means to meet crucial challenges such as universal access to food, energy, health coverage and communication technologies. They enable us to understand the impact of the currently nearly 8 billion people on the planet and to act to limit, and sometimes even to reduce it: depletion of the ozone layer, climate change, depletion of natural resources, extinction of living species. This panel will invite high level responsibles to share their experience about what is already done, and how science could do more