7th Belt and Road Teenager Maker Camp & Teacher Workshop
“7th Belt and Road Teenager Maker Camp & Teacher Workshop” is being organized by Children & Youth Science Center (CYSC) of China Association for Science and Technology (CAST) in the cities of Ningxia and Chongqing of China. The event is co-organized by the Ministry of Science and Technology, People’s Republic of China (MOST) and supported by ECOSF, InterAcademy Partnership Science Education Program (IAP SEP), and Network of African Science Academies (NASAC). The event will be held from 5-11 November 2023 in two different cities i.e., Chongqing and Urumqi.
The Belt and Road Teenager Maker Camp is aimed to strengthen cross-cultural exchange, promote international understanding, inspire innovation in young generation and also for all scientists and science teachers to promote mutual learning and fulfill their responsibilities in science education career. The event gives students the opportunity to cooperate with the best of their age at international level, to share the ideas and study cutting-edge knowledge in science labs of top schools in China through hands-on experience and teamwork under guidance of experienced teachers.
ECOSF would like to invite nominations of two teams from Pakistan, Iran, Türkiye, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan respectively to attend the camp and the workshop in Chongqing and Urumqi cities (One team for one city). Each participating team should comprise upto five junior high-school science students (aged 13-15) and upto two teachers. Persons can also apply individually. The brochures of the events are attached for more information.
It may please be noted that the host organizations in China will provide local hospitality which includes hotel accommodation, meals, airport pick & drop and local transportation, whereas, the cost of air travel of the participating team has to be borne by the participating teams themselves. It may kindly be noted that the accompanying teachers have to take due responsibility in leading and taking care of participating students.
The registration can be done using following link: https://forms.gle/kQDKgUSkB78D4d2H6
The Last Date for the registration is 15th September 2023.
Please note that if we receive more nominations, the final selection will be done by the main organizers in China.