Roundtable meeting of G20 Chief Scientific Advisors in Ramnagar
Azir khobor, Guwahati 3 April 2023 : Ramnagar of Uttarakhand hosted a roundtable meeting of G20 Chief Scientific Advisors. It was held on Wednesday at the Taj Resort. On the second day of the meeting, the Chief Scientific Advisers of G20 and the invited countries discussed various scientific ways and means to deal with emerging health and other issues. Discussions were held on green development, climate finance and resilient development. In the meeting, scientists brainstormed in the round table on the changing weather in the world and many important points. The meeting was attended by 13 major organizations from 17 countries of the world and 51 representatives. Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami also participated in this meeting. This is the first meeting of G20 in Uttarakhand.
Ways to make science related information accessible and free were also discussed during the meeting. The delegates participating in the meeting discussed four agendas.
In the first agenda, there was a brainstorm on the opportunity in ‘One Health’ for better preparedness to deal with disease control and epidemics. In the second agenda, discussions were held on how to make science-related information accessible to everyone in an accessible and free, quick manner. The third agenda included developing a global policy on diversity, equity, inclusion in the field of science and technology, coordinating global efforts. The fourth agenda discussed strengthening the global science advisory system. Earlier, a grand welcome was given to the delegates who arrived to attend the G20 Summit. They were welcomed with Choliya dance.