IAU Special Sessions (GA)

SpS11: IAU Strategic Plan and the Global Office of Astronomy for Development

Start date/time

August 27, 2012, 00:00

End date/time

August 28, 2012


China Nanjing


Kevin Govender

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SOC Chair: Kevin Govender (South Africa)

SOC Members: George Miley (Netherlands), Khotso Mokhele (South Africa), Kaz Sekiguchi (Japan), Megan Donahue (United States), Claude Carignan (Canada), Patricia Whitelock( South Africa)

Editors of Proceedings: Kevin Govender (South Africa), George Miley (Netherlands) 


  • IAU Strategic Plan "Astronomy for the Developing World"
  • The IAU Global Office of Astronomy for Development
  • Regional nodes for "Astronomy for Development" activities
  • Sector Task Forces
  • Volunteers and volunteer opportunities

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