Given the growing role of science and technology in international relations, the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), Washington DC, USA, and The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS), Trieste, Italy, formed a partnership in 2011 focused on science diplomacy and engagement between the North and the South. Part of this initiative includes this annual short-course on science diplomacy. This year's event will be held in Trieste, Italy, from 11 to 16 July 2016. The application deadline is 4 March 2016. Successful candidates will be contacted by early April.
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