the world academy of sciences for the advancement of science in developing countries
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25 October 2014
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The 25th General Meeting opens Sunday, convening top researchers, policymakers and educators from 56 countries. One key focus: building support for young scientists
Nobel laureate and TWAS Fellow Y.T. Lee leads a panel of experts in assessing the need for strong science in shaping the Sustainable Development Goals.
24 October 2014
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By focusing on primary care, the Gulf nation’s health care system has become a model for improving lives
Science will be crucial to solving global challenges. But some analysts worry that science lacks a voice in shaping the Sustainable Development Goals.
21 October 2014
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The Millennium Development Goals have helped drive historic progress against poverty and disease. But their biggest global impact may be less obvious.
The presidents of Italy and Rwanda, Nobel laureates, global science leaders and many TWAS fellows helped the pioneering physics centre celebrate a milestone
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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.