the International Week for Science and Peace It was first celebrated in 1986 as a non-governmental initiative that was part of the International Year of Peace. Due to its success, this celebration was repeated every year, until 1939 In 1988, the United Nations General Assembly officially declared this It will be celebrated during the week of November 11. this year The week is celebrated from November 10 to 19in Catalonia.
This celebration contributes to promoting peace and encouraging academic exchange on a topic of global importance. Moreover, it seeks to generate – Awareness of the relationship between science and peace Among the general public.
The General Assembly encourages Member States, intergovernmental organizations, non-governmental organizations, institutions, associations and individuals to organize conferences and other activities that promote the study and dissemination of information on the links between scientific and technological progress and the maintenance of peace and security. .
Science and peace are more united than ever
In version 28 of Science Week It will be organized Lots of events Throughout the Catalan territory such as open days, virtual activities, exhibitions, workshops… A fantastic scientific presentation in different formats available to everyone.