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Better Health through better understanding

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Science Film Festival 2021

The Science Film Festival is a celebration of science communication in Southeast Asia, South Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Latin America, in cooperation with local partners it promotes science literacy and facilitates awareness of contemporary scientific, technological and environmental issues through international films with accompanying educational activities. The Science Film Festival has grown considerably since its first edition in 2005, becoming the largest event of its kind worldwide. In 2021, the festival will take place across Southeast Asia, South Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Latin America from October 01 to December 20.

This year the festival is scheduled online from October 01 to December 20, the theme this year is “Better Health Through Better Understanding”. In the context and aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic, health and mental well-being are more important than ever. That is why bringing these issues out into the open especially at this time is so important and the reason Science Film Festival turns its focus on health and mental health in 2021. 

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