ERIC Number: ED210151
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Report on the Global Seminar on the Role of Scientific & Engineering Societies in Development (New Delhi, India, December 1-5, 1980).
Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi.; Indian Science Congress Association, Calcutta.; American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, DC.
A global seminar on the role of scientific and engineering societies in development, held in New Delhi, India, in 1980, had as its objectives: (1) to document prior successful, and unsuccessful, activities of scientific and engineering societies in furthering development; (2) to identify and discuss the types of activities to which scientific and engineering societies can uniquely contribute with the intent to further development; (3) to enumerate and describe specific cooperative projects; and (4) to follow through with the planning of a few high priority programs. (PB)
Descriptors: Developing Nations, Economic Development, Engineering, Global Approach, Human Resources, International Education, Organizations (Groups), Professional Associations, Science Education, Sciences, Scientific Personnel, Scientific Research, Technical Assistance, Technology, World Problems
Indian National Science Academy, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, New Delhi, India 110002 (no price quoted).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Indian Dept. of Science and Technology, New Delhi.; National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi.; Indian Science Congress Association, Calcutta.; American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, DC.