Africa's Minds Build a Better Future: African Science, Technology and Innovation Success Stories

When :

from Wednesday 28 May, 2014
17:00
to Wednesday 28 May, 2014
17:30

Type of event :

Специальное мероприятие

Where :

UNESCO HQ, Room XI, 7, place de Fontenoy, 75007, Paris, France

Contact :

Sarah Colautti: s.colautti@unesco.org (84954); Natalia Tolochko: n.tolochko@unesco.org

Africa’s Minds Build a Better Future is a booklet compiling eleven stories that showcase science, technology and innovation projects from across Africa that contribute to enhancing socio-economic development in local communities.

The booklet, prepared by UNESCO and the Islamic Development Bank, in collaboration with SciDev.Net, will be presented on 28 May 2014 during the Information Meeting of the UNESCO Director-General on Priority Africa for Permanent Delegates to UNESCO at 5 pm in Room XI.