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Introduction to the eu citizen science project


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A brief introduction to the vision and objectives of the EU-Citizen.Science project, to build a knowledge base platform for the Citizen Science community in Europe

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Introduction to the eu citizen science project

  1. 1. Share, initiate and learn – citizen science in Europe EU-Citizen.Science has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme under Grant Agreement no. 824580.
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  3. 3. 3 OUR VISION is that Citizen Science becomes an appreciated and widely established means for the democratization of science in Europe OUR CORE MISSION is to become the European reference point for CS through cross- network knowledge sharing for citizen science participants, practitioners, researchers, policy makers and society across Europe OBJECTIVE 1 : ESTABLISH EU-Citizen.Science as the community hub for high-quality CS exchange and learning Europe OBJECTIVE 2 : CONSOLIDATE the CS knowledge base and celebrate outstanding practices and start of the art in CS in Europe OBJECTIVE 3 : EMPOWER diverse stakeholders to become citizen scientists, start CS initiatives, & CS approaches professionally OBJECTIVE 4 : EXPLORE new pathways for participatory governance, by strengthening links between CS and policy making OBJECTIVE 5 : ADVANCE CS into the mainstream of public engagement, science communication and education
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  6. 6. Short Description Lead Partner WP 1 Coordination and Management Ensuring a well-planned, cost-efficient project management MFN WP 2 Platform, Community and Network Building Establishing the platform as central hub for sharing, exchanging and discussing CS ECSA WP 3 Content - Framework, Quality Assurance and Curation Consolidate the CS knowledge base IIASA WP 4 Awareness and Engagement-Public and Policy Makers Exploring new pathways of participatory governance by strengthening the link between policy makers and CS Earthwatch WP 5 Training Needs Assessment,Creation and Delivery Delivering an innovative new training programme for different stakeholders and user UCL WP 6 Dissemination, Exploitation and Strategic Communication Advancing CS into the mainstream of public engangement, science & communication ECSITE WP 7 Evaluation and Impact Assessment Internal Evaluation ZSI WP 7 Ethic requirements MFN
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