Applications are open for APN Funding Opportunity for Early-Career Science Communicators. APN invites proposals from motivated researchers, journalists, and science writers to develop impactful, creative and policy-oriented publications based on the resources available or referenced on the e-Library. Also, dissemination of such information for better-informed policy development while fostering a new generation of science communicators in the Asia-Pacific region.
Moreover, Since its establishment in 1996, APN has been active in strengthening the interface. Further, between science and policy to address the challenges of global change and sustainability. As a part of this effort, science communication has been a key recommendation from the science-policy dialogues that they organized in recent years. It is also an important message they recently brought to the global science-policy forums. Additionally, such as UNFCCC and IPBES, which stressed the importance of using an array of approaches to communicating science because one size does not fit all.
The main objectives of this new grant opportunity are to
The grant is available to individuals with a strong interest in developing innovative. That will help countries move towards a sustainable and resilient future. Further, by informing policymakers of the available knowledge and best practices generated from APN-funded projects.