Project ID 502INT2000

The World Academy of Sciences will cooperate with the Department of Science and Technology of the Government of India in order to implement new programmes in line with the Academies activities and growing from the strengths of the Academies experiences. The programmes include: science diplomacy workshops, PhD fellowships for students from developing countries, associateships for Indian young scientists, regional meetings including high-level lectures.

  • On-going

USD 740,000

Total Project Budget

USD 8,725

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2018.11.24
End Date 2022.12.31

Geographical Scope and Beneficiaries

Country Allocation


Financial plan

Type of Funding Uses of Funding Sources of Funding Project Budget (USD) Incurred Expenditures (USD)
Voluntary Contribution - Tightly Earmarked Natural sciences India 740,000 8,725

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Natural sciences
Outcome 4 - Advance international cooperation in science, technology and innovation Output: 4.SC5 - Institutional and human capacities in basic sciences, technology, research, innovation, and engineering enhanced to advance knowledge for sustainable development
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 20%
  • 60%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 20%
  • Priority Africa | 30%