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Welcome to the Science Summit at UNGA76, a major contribution to advancing Science for the UN SDGs. Online from 14- September - 5 October 2021.
ISC will organise the second edition of the UNGA76 Science Summit around the 76th United Nations General Assembly (SSUNGA76) in September 2021. The objective of the virtual meeting will be to raise awareness of the role and contribution of science to the attainment of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. It will demonstrate initiatives that provide models for global science mechanisms and activities in support of the SDGs, particularly in science infrastructure and capacity building. Science is and will enable sustainable economic, environmental, and societal development. Science is more than a funding prioritisation exercise: science is impacting all areas of policy-making and is playing a more critical role in how policy objectives are achieved and the consequent benefit to people everywhere, including responses to global challenges.
Engagement with policy leadership is more important than ever: UNGA76 is a unique forum for science to demonstrate how policy and political leadership can benefit from innovation. Central to this is the role of nonstate actors and the multilateral fora, which increasingly determine how priorities are set. Science needs to be part of this dialogue and inform outputs through thought leadership, evidence, insights, analysis, and innovation.

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Jitka Kranz

ISC Intelligence in Science
Research Analyst
Bremen, Germany
Hello! My name is Jitka and I am here to help you with any questions you might have regarding the event-webpage or the event itself. Feel free to write me an email and I will do my best to solve your request: jitka.kranz@iscintelligence.com

I am in my final semester of pursuing a bachelor's degree in international relations, politics, and history at the Jacobs University Bremen, Germany with a minor in global economics and management.
I am a United World College graduate and a Semester at Sea alumni.
My interests lie in conflict resolution, peace studies, and international security.