Assistant Director-General for Natural Sciences at UNESCO Flavia Schlegel says UNESCO is contributing towards science to build peaceful and prosperous cooperations between countries.
Their achievements were crowned at the annual UNESCO and L’oreal Women in Science Awards ceremony in Nairobi, Kenya.
A Grade 12 learner from Lehawu Secondary School, outside Mbombela in Mpumalanga, is back home after representing South Africa at the Science Forum in London three weeks ago.
A teenager from Mpumalanga is representing South Africa at the World Science Forum to be held in London.
A two-day Brics Science, Technology and Innovation summit has started in Durban with senior officials laying the groundwork for a meeting by ministers from South Africa, Brazil, Russia, India and China.