the world academy of sciences for the advancement of science in developing countries
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NEWS
Rwandan President Paul Kagame and Academy leaders finalize plans for event in Kigali.
12 July 2016
News
Biodiversity, international cooperation, and a role-playing exercise are core elements in the 3rd AAAS-TWAS workshop on science diplomacy.
TWAS’s interim executive director will have a key role in setting in motion a new resource for scientists in Least Developed Countries.
Governments must improve surveillance and communication to address future viral threats, says Brazilian science leader Hernán Chaimovich.
Mohamed H.A. Hassan, who led the TWAS secretariat for 26 years, returns to guide the Academy through a leadership transition.
22 June 2016
Opportunities
Nominations have opened for a high-profile award honouring early-career women scientists in the developing world.
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  • TWAS Network
    TWAS is the hub for a global network of scientists and organizations working to advance science in the developing world
  • Regional offices
    Five Regional Offices keep TWAS close to grassroots science in the developing world
  • Associated organizations
    TWAS works in close association with four international science organizations based in Trieste, Italy
  • Our partners
    TWAS collaborates with a network of partners committed to advancing science in the developing world
  • Young Affiliates
    Early-career scientists gain connections and opportunities through TWAS
  • Members
    TWAS's strength resides in the quality and diversity of its membership.
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