March for Science

On Earth Day 22 April 2017 people around the world will March for Science. In over 500 cities people will gather to acknowledge and voice the critical role that science plays in each of our lives. 

The March for Science is an international movement to celebrate science which originated in Washington D.C., USA. Anyone who would like to celebrate science is welcome to join. The March is non-partisan and gathers a broad and diverse coalition of organisations. 


Marches will take place in most of the cities where Mistra Urban Futures has platforms/nodes. 

Cape Town 

More cities and information 

About March for Science

The March for Science is a celebration of our passion for science and the many ways science serves our communities and our world. The March for Science is an unprecedented global gathering of scientists and science enthusiasts joining together to acknowledge the vital role science plays in our lives and the need to respect and encourage research that gives us insight into the world.