The International Science, Technology and Innovation Centre (ISTIC) has invited call for application to participate in the ISTIC Programs. The International Science, Technology and Innovation Centre (ISTIC) under the auspices of UNESCO was established on 21 January 2008 and is based in Kuala Lumpur.
OBJECTIVES OF ISTIC PROGRAMS
- To address the issues and challenges related to the advancement of women in Muslim countries;
- To demonstrate efforts taken by Muslim countries in addressing obstacles and challenges facing Muslim women;
- To share and exchange experiences amongst all participants on best practices in women empowerment; and
- The International Forum will focus its deliberations on 3 main topics/sessions:
- Women in Science, Technology and Innovation (STI);
- Women in Health and Wellness; and
- Women in Leadership.
TRAVEL AND HOSPITALITY
The organizer is agreeable to sponsor the cheapest airfare ticket (economy special fare) of 20 participants from OIC and South-South Countries who are selected to attend this forum. The selection will be based on eligibility and on first come first served basis. Local hospitality will be provided by the organizer. This includes accommodation, forum package and meals (breakfast, lunch and tea).
MONDAY, 15 AUGUST 2011