Diplomats from 27 countries visit ELSC

For the first time ever, the Division of Advancement and External Relations of The Hebrew University of Jerusalem organised a collective visit of foreign ambassadors to Israel. On June 17, 2020, 40 diplomats came to visit labs and meet Hebrew University researchers to learn firsthand the progress Israeli scientists are making in coronavirus research and treatment. 27 countries were represented, as well as the European Union. Hebrew University President, Prof. Asher Cohen, emphasised the importance of research while battling the COVID-19 pandemic and said that "Mankind can only beat this crisis with science".

 

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