United Nations Joint Capacity Building Workshop on Science, Technology and Innovation for Sustainable Development Goals

9 Dec 2019 to 17 Dec 2019
Guilin, China
By invitation only

The training will be the concrete actions and follow up to the Global Multi-Stakeholder Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for the Sustainable Development Goals, which is a part of the Technology Facilitation Mechanism, mandated by the 2030 Agenda. The core areas of the training will focus on 1) creating an enabling environment for STI for the SDGs; 2) mechanisms for STI collaboration; 3) emerging STI concepts, opportunities and challenges.

The training will enhance enabling environment and eco-systems for STI development; explore innovative approaches to leverage human and financial resources for STI; and facilitate transfer and dissemination of relevant technologies for the SDGs; identify practical means and solutions to foster STI.