Online workshop for Scholars as part of the CSC’s Development Training Programme for 2020-21.
More details about this workshop will be provided soon.
CSC workshops focus on professional and practical skills and are designed to be interactive, with small groups of Scholars and Fellows taking part in each event.
Further details of the workshop agenda will be provided to participants on the day.
This workshop will be run by Juan Casasbuenas who specialises in education and science communication. Juan previously worked for SciDev.Net coordinating their strategic approach to capacity building for science communication and science journalism. Before joining SciDev.Net, he worked at an educational charity, training and supporting researchers to deliver courses based on their research to pupils in schools. Juan also worked for several years as a science teacher with an emphasis on supporting teachers through their training.
Juan has experience in developing training plans and toolkits with the aim of delivering sustainable training programmes. Juan project managed a number of capacity building initiatives including training of trainers, media mentoring, and networking programmes in Cote d’Ivoire and South Africa. He has experience working with multiple media outlets and research institutions in a variety of countries.