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NEWS
30 November 2018
News
Mohamed Hassan, a distinguished and highly influential Sudanese advocate for science in the South, will take office in 2019.
Sedaminou Judith Gbenoudon, an immunologist from Benin, won the TWAS-Abdool Karim Prize for her achievements in malaria research.
The Cameroonian chemist was honoured at the 28th TWAS General Meeting for developing an environmentally friendly cement
27 November 2018
News
Congolese scientist Lydie-Stella Koutika wins the Al-Kharafi Prize for work investigating how to enrich poor soil.
27 November 2018
News
The Indian polymer scientist is honoured for seminal research on smart gels that led to a long list of further discoveries
27 November 2018
News
The 2019 class is nearly 30% women scientists and, for the first time, more than 100 countries will be represented in the Academy.
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