On 10 June, Ichiro Kanazawa, President of the Science Council of Japan (member of IAP) presented Japan's Prime Minister Yasuo Fukuda joint statements prepared by science academies for the G8 Summit
Beatriz Barbuy, an eminent Brazilian astrophysicist, and Roddam Narasimha, an internationally renowned Indian engineer and physicist, have been awarded the 2008 Trieste Science Prize.
Maurice Tchuente, professor of Computer Science at the University of Yaounde I, Cameroon, has been awarded the 2008 CNR Rao Prize for Scientific Research.
The programme for TWAS's 18th General Meeting in Trieste, Italy, 13-14 November 2007.
TWAS awarded its first-ever Regional Prizes for Public Understanding of Science.
Media Advisory: 18th TWAS General Meeting
An eminent Mexican biologist and an internationally renowned Indian chemist, whose innovative laboratory technique have been awarded the Trieste Science Prize for 2007.
Two medical researchers and two mathematicians have won the Trieste Science Prize for 2006.
An Indian scientist and a Brazilian biologist are the first two recipients of the Trieste Science Prize.