Partnerships

CPAS is part of a growing network of science communicators. It has links with communication programs in universities across Australia, Europe and the Americas and with science centres on all continents including Asia and Africa.

Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science, at Stony Brook University New York

CPAS has a partnership with the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science at Stony Brook University, New York, to foster exchanges of staff, students and research between the two institutions.

ANU / NUS Joint Master of Science Specialising in Science Communication

The Master of Science in Science Communication (NUS, Singapore) is an innovative degree program teaching advanced science communication skills to science teachers.

Indonesian Science Centres Capability Development Workshop

The Indonesian Science Centres Capability Development project began in 2012, in partnership with Questacon - Australia’s National Science and Technology Centre, and Indonesia’s national science centre, Pusat Peragaan Ilmu Pengetahuan dan Teknologi (PP-IPTEK) in Jakarta.

Science Circus Africa

Science Circus Africa is a pioneering science outreach project to take fun and engaging science exhibits, shows and teacher workshops through South Africa, Botswana, Zambia and Malawi.

Science Communication Research and Education Network (SCREN)

SCREN is a network of science communication researchers and educators who collectively share best practices in science communication training and engage collaboratively in science communication research.

Shell Questacon Science Circus

Jointly run by the Australian National Centre for the Public Awareness of Science at The Australian National University and Questacon – The National Science and Technology Centre, the Shell Questacon Science Circus travels to remote and regional areas of Australia performing science shows and workshops for schools and communities.

UNESCO

In March 2000 CPAS became an accredited Centre for the Australian National Commission for UNESCO, with the task of collaborating both within Australia and with neighbouring Pacific countries in raising the awareness of science in many diverse communities.