Funding shortage strains UNESCO science projects

12/11/2012 | SciDev.net

Financial constraints are hindering two of the U.N. Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization's projects to strengthen science capacity and policy in the developing world. The Global Observatory of Science, Technology and Innovation Policy Instruments project and the Science, Technology and Innovation Global Assessment Program are still under way despite funding delays. "At the present time we are looking for extra budgetary resources to develop both initiatives fully," UNESCO natural science division director Lidia Brito said.

View Full Article in:

SciDev.net

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Consultant - Los Angeles, CA (Full-time)
Insight Education Group
Encino, CA
Senior Turnaround Consultant (Job ID: 8274)
American Institutes of Research
Chicago, IL
Principal
Visible Men Academy
Bradenton, FL
Director, Department of Defense Dependents Schools, Europe
Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA)
Sembach
Senior Researcher\/Technical Assistance Consultant (8264)
American Institutes for Research
Washington, DC