U.S. Expansion in Science Diplomacy
AAAS Urges Expansion in Science Diplomacy
AAAS Chief International Officer Vaughan Turekian urged the expansion of science diplomacy in foreign relations, recommending the appointment of a senior-level ambassador for S&T cooperation in the US State Department. The 6 May commentary published by Foreign Policy offers a strategic outline for the role of scientific cooperation in building improved relationships around the world.
For full text of the article, visit: http://www.aaas.org/news/releases/2009/0507sci_diplomacy.shtml
Also see the following: Geospatial Technology and Diplomacy (April 12, 2009): https://geodatapolicy.wordpress.com/2009/04/12/533/