About MILSET

 

The International Movement for Leisure Activities in Science and Technology (MILSET - Mouvement International pour le LoisirScientifique et Technique) is a non-governmental, non-profit and politically independent youth organisation, which aims at developing scientific culture among young people through the organisation of science-and-technology programmes, including science fairs, science camps, congresses and others activities of high quality.

 

 

MILSET was created during ESI 87, the first International Science Fair held in Québec in 1987. Then, due to its constant growth, various Regional Offices were progressively established:

 

MILSET Amlat (Latin America)
MILSET Africa
MILSET Asia
MILSET Europe
MILSET Noram (North America)
MILSET Vostok

 

About MILSET India

 

“Milset India” is an exclusive brand operating under Member and Partner to “MILSET Worldwide” for promoting Leisure Activities in Science and Technology in India and coordinating Indian participation to its International Activities across 90 different countries. All operation is under a Registered NGO in India - “Milset and Science Societies and Public (India)” which is registered as a Society under Society Registration Act 1860 in New Delhi.

 

Objectives

 

  • to stimulate the development of scientific and technical educational activities for young people and children, to motivate young people to get interested into science, and to help educators worldwide working in this field ;
  • to organise Science Fairs on an International and Regional level, during which young people meet and present projects which reflect their creativity in the sphere of science and technology ;
  • to organise science events for youth as international meetings, symposia and seminars, summer schools and universities, conferences, study trips, training courses and all activities helping to promote exchanges among youth of all countries, including young scientists ;

 

 

Thanks to MILSET, tens of thousands of young people have already met to exchange and make the most of their creations, discuss with researchers, youth leaders and industrialists. They have developed projects together, discovered foreign languages and cultures, and have been trained to acquire new technologies.

 

“MILSET” is an official partner of UNESCO.