TWAS Directory

TWAS Directory of

Fellows and Young Affiliates

The strength of TWAS resides in the scientific influence and impact of its global network.

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TWAS Young Affiliates: the promise of a new generation

TWAS is a pioneering, merit-based academy focused on scientific excellence in the developing world. Each year, the Academy and its Regional Offices select up to 25 Young Affiliates based on their achievements before the age of 40 – and on their potential for future impact. Terms last for five years.

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Costa Rica
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2016
to
2020
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 8 - Decent work and economic growth
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
  • 13 - Climate action
Sri Lanka
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 12 - Responsible consumption and production
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 15 - Life on land
  • 17 - Partnerships for the goals
Pakistan
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2014
to
2018
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 13 - Climate action
South Africa
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2016
to
2020
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • 17 - Partnerships for the goals
Ghana
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2016
to
2020
Nicaragua
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
South Africa
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
South Africa
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
Mauritius
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2016
to
2020
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 14 - Life below water
Thailand
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
  • 1 - No poverty
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 14 - Life below water
Benin
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
  • 1 - No poverty
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 15 - Life on land
Taiwan, China
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
Bangladesh
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
Taiwan, China
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2015
to
2019
South Africa
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
Egypt
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
China
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
Brazil
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2015
to
2019
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
Bangladesh
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2014
to
2018
China
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2015
to
2019

Young Affiliates Alumni

When Young Affiliates complete their five-year term, they become Alumni. Young Affiliate Alumni are encouraged to remain engaged with TWAS initiatives and to take advantage of TWAS programmes and prizes.

Assogbadjo, Achille Ephrem Benin 01-Agricultural Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Cumagun, Christian Joseph R. Philippines 01-Agricultural Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Farag, Mohamed Egypt 01-Agricultural Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Glele Kakai, Romain Lucas Benin 01-Agricultural Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Karungi-Tumutegyereize, Jeninah Uganda 01-Agricultural Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Modi, Albert Thembinkosi South Africa 01-Agricultural Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Slippers, Bernard South Africa 01-Agricultural Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Abdel-Massih, Roula Lebanon 02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology Young Affiliate Alumnus
Ahmed, Maher Abd El-Naby Kamel Egypt 02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology Young Affiliate Alumnus
Brown, Federico Brazil 02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology Young Affiliate Alumnus