L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Awards Ceremony

When :

from Thursday 12 March, 2020
to Thursday 12 March, 2020

Type of event :

Prize-giving ceremony

Where :

UNESCO Headquarters, 125, Avenue de Suffren, 75007, Paris, France

Contact :

Annapaola Coppola ap.coppola@unesco.org

Since 1998 the L’Oréal-UNESCO Awards For Women in Science (FWIS) recognize outstanding achievements of eminent women scientists. Each year, five Laureates - one per each of the following regions: Africa & the Arab States, Asia-Pacific, Europe, Latin America, and North America - are awarded for their role and contribution to the advancement of science, in alternating years in Life Science and Physical Sciences.
The 2020 edition of the Awards will designate five outstanding scientific researchers in Life Science. The Awards will be presented during the Ceremony to the five women selected by an international jury for their outstanding contribution to scientific advancement.