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OPPORTUNITIES
NEWS
Nudrat Aisha Akram, a TWAS Young Affiliate from Pakistan, is exploring new approaches to help plants resist environmental stress.
8 May 2019
Opportunities
Three TWAS prizes available soon for women scientists from Africa and scientists from Science and Technology Lagging Countries.
The TWAS executive director received an honourary PhD from the University of Johannesburg for his contributions to science and science education.
The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) and the Diplomatische Akademie Wien – Vienna School of International Studies (DA) are seeking candidates to participate in two workshops on Science Diplomacy.
26 April 2019
News
Decision-makers and institutions worldwide should treasure the skills of war-displaced scientists, experts said at a screening of TWAS's "Science in Exile" in Trieste, Italy.
18 April 2019
Opportunities
Apply by 10 May for a symposium and workshop on atmospheric aerosols and climate change organized by the CAS-TWAS Center of Excellence for climate research.
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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 partners
    Five Regional Partners keep TWAS close to grassroots science in the developing world
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    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
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    TWAS's strength resides in the quality and diversity of its membership.
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