Project partners

S4D4C consists of ten participating institutions. Each brings its own unique expertise and networks to the project, including in: science diplomacy research and practice, EU foreign policy, EU science policy, sociology of science, diplomatic training. Moreover, S4D4C works with a network of international associate partners and an advisory board.

Project partners

ZSI Centre for Social Innovation – ZSI (Coordinator)
CU Charles University Prague – CU
DA Vienna School of International Studies – DA
German Aerospace Centre, Project Management Agency – DLR
DZHW German Centre for Science Studies and Higher Education Research – DZHW
   The Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology – FECYT
The World Academy of Sciences – TWAS
ULille University of Lille – ULille
   USFD University of Sheffield – USFD
UT University of Twente – UT

Associate partners

AAAS Center for Science Diplomacy at AAAS, Washington
GRIPS National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies, Tokyo- GRIPS
HSE Higher School of Economics, Moscow – HSE
IAP InterAcademy Partnership – IAP

Advisory board members

  • Dr Thomas König, Institute for Advanced Studies/Vienna
  • Prof Paul Berkman, Tufts University/Boston
  • Dr Benita Ferrero-Waldner, former European Commissioner