29th November 2021 - 14.00 hrs - 17.40 hrs EAT (6:00AM -9:40AM ET)
30th November 2021 - 14.00 hrs - 17.30 hrs EAT (6:00AM 9:30AM ET)
The 2nd Calestous Juma seminar will focus on Steering Science, Technology and Innovation to achieve Sustainable Development Goals. Specifically, the seminar will showcase best practices in the transformation of agriculture and fisheries sectors through integration of STI; synthesize and reflect on the lessons learnt in the global pilot programme of the STI for SDG roadmaps in Africa; launch the STRINGS project’s final report; and present the findings of the case study on STI pathways on fishing/overfishing in Lake Victoria basin. There will also be presenations of case studies on STI for SDG roadmaps. Finally, the seminar will also discuss the role of STI in steering agri-food system transformation.
ORGANIZERS: African Centre for Technology Studies (ACTS) and the Calestous Juma Legacy Foundation (CJLF)