Science and Technology Diplomacy in Developing Countries

by NAM S

ISBN: 9789351304791
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Imprint : Daya Publishing House
Year : 2014
Price : Rs. 9495.00
Biblio : xxiii+248p.,tabls.,fings., 25 cm

Author Profile

"The Centre for Science and Technology of the Non-Aligned and Other Developing Countries (NAM S&T Centre) is an inter-governmental organisation with a membership of 47 countries spread over Asia, Africa, Middle East and Latin America. Besides this, 12 S&T agencies and academic/research institutions of Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, India, Nigeria and Turkey are the members of the S and T-Industry Network of the Centre. The Centre was set up in 1989 to promote South-South cooperation through mutually

About The Book

"Science Diplomacy is an aid to improving the international relation, facilitating international scientific cooperation and supporting foreign policy objectives to address common issues between the nations related to strategic growth, trade etc. Different countries have their own policies and they establish international cooperation in S&T through science diplomacy. Thus science as a diplomatic tool acts as an entry point to a headstrong society, and at the same time, breaks down politically foc

Table of Contents

Foreword v <BR> Norman P. Neureiter <BR> Foreword ix <BR> Arvind Gupta <BR> Preface xiii <BR> Bernard J. Zahuranec, Venugopalan Ittekkot and Elizabeth Montgomery <BR> Introduction xvii <BR> Prof. Arun P. Kulshreshtha <BR> Part I: <BR> Introduction and General Discussion on S&T Diplomacy <BR> 1. Science and Technology for Building Bridges: Diplomacy of Deeds 3 <BR> L.K. Sharma (India) <BR> 2. Global Initiatives for Science and Technology Diplomacy in <BR> 21st Century 13 <BR> P.K. G