Regional Consultation on Ethics in Scientific Resarch and Technology Applications in the Arab region

When, local time: 
Tuesday, 11 July 2017 - 9:00am to Wednesday, 12 July 2017 - 4:00pm
Where: 
Lebanon, Beirut
Type of Event: 
Meeting by Member States or Institutions
Contact: 
Dr Mouin Hamze, hamze@cnrs.edu.lb

A two-day regional consultation on "Ethics in Scientific Resarch and Technology Applications in the Arab region" will be organized jointly by UNESCO (Beirut and Cairo Offices), the Lebanese National Commission for UNESCO, the Lebanese National Council for Scientific Research (CNRS) and the Egyptian Academy of Scientific Research & Technology (ASRT), in Beirut, Lebanon, from 11 to 12 July 2017.

It aims to share national and regional cases and tools for the promotion of research ethics and to explore a coordinated approach among stakeholders. It will also examine a regional approach for the promotion of research ethics in the areas of science, developmental/environmental sciences, and social and human sciences.

The meeting will be attended by Arab experts involved in promoting research ethics at university, national and regional levels in the Arab region.