Online Workshop: "Climate Change: Lens on Priorities"

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The BA Center for Special Studies and Programs (CSSP), in collaboration with the World Academy of Sciences for the Advancement of Science in Developing Countries' Arab Regional Partner (TWAS-AREP), organizes an online workshop on climate change, held within the framework of the Young Scientists Training Program from 7 – 8 December 2021.

The workshop aims at highlighting the priority issues of climate change, research priorities, and climate change related risks and concerns for developing countries, with particular focus on the Arab region. Additionally, the workshop will present practical experiences from different developing regions on the means of tackling climate change and the role of research in this regard.

The workshop will give the opportunity for young researchers under the age of 40 to network with experts and researchers from developing counties. 

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Applicants must be 40 years old or less.

  • Master’s/ PhD Students and PhD holders in any field of life or natural sciences.

  • Living/ working in developing countries.

Women scientists, refugees, and/or displaced scientists are highly encouraged to apply.

The workshop is free of charge.

To join:

  • Fill out the application form through this link.

  • Upload your CV (It must not exceed 2 pages in English).

  • Motivation statements must not exceed 250 words in English.

    (Motivation statements should include your current research and its relation to climate change, why you wish to join the workshop, and your potential research ideas in relation to climate change).

    N.B: Kindly upload the CV and the motivation statement in PDF file format.

Accepted applicants will be contacted via email.
All sessions will be conducted in English.

Application deadline: 4 December 2021

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