WHAT ROLES FOR SCIENCE IN CRISIS TIMES?
Outlook in the health, environment and agriculture interconnected areas
APRIL 07, 2022 – 10:00-17:30 CEST
Charles Flahault Amphitheatre, Institut de Botanique, Montpellier, France
163 rue Auguste Broussonnet 34090 Montpellier
Organized by the Montpellier Institute for Advanced Knowledge on Transitions (MAKIT), in collaboration with the South Centre, this event aims to provide a space for dialogue between scientists, decision-makers and other actors involved in the management of crisis, such as the current COVID-19 pandemic.
Discussions among eminent specialists will address new crisis scenarios related to health, environment and agriculture in their different dimensions, examine the complex science-policy-public interactions at play, and the role of science and scientists in the search for sustainable and long-lasting solutions for crisis resolution.
The conference will be organized in a hybrid format, with options for in-person and online attendance. Interpretation will be available in French and English.