Members of the media are invited to participate and cover the international, interdisciplinary workshop on “Science for Development”, held on January 30-31 at the South African Astronomical Observatory. It will be attended by 100 scientists, technologists, experts from Africa and outside. Participants will spend 2 days learning, discussing, and developing interdisciplinary initiatives with tangible benefits to society.

Kevin Govender,
Director, Office of Astronomy for Development,
South African Astronomical Observatory,
Cape Town.

Press Release (PDF)