The Citizen Science Global Partnership is a network-of-networks that seeks to promote and advance citizen science for a sustainable world. Launched in December 2017 at the UN Science-Policy-Business Forum on the Environment, Citizen Science Global brings together existing networks of citizen science researchers and practitioners with advisory boards representing policy, business, and community-based perspectives.

Professional science alone provides limited information, and often fails to engage or enable the public...

By involving members of the public in authentic scientific research, citizen science emphasizes collaborative intelligence and co-creation...

But fully realizing the potential of citizen science requires coordination, mobilization, and partnerships across geographies, sectors, and research domains.

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