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12 March 2010
TWAS is aiming to assist the training of a new generation of taxonomists in the developing world.
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24 February 2010
"Just 24% of the members of the Mexican Academy of Sciences are women," says Rosaura Ruiz, the academy's president.
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20 February 2010
“Nanotechnology could aid the future of development of the Arab region,” says Mohamed H.A. Hassan, executive director of TWAS, the academy of sciences for the developing world
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3 February 2010
TWOWS is now accepting nominations of excellent young women scientists from throughout the developing world. Deadline is 28 February 2010.
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21 January 2010
"Migration and Science", an article in the most recent issue of the TWAS newsletter, takes a close look at the brain drain phenomenon.
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14 January 2010
The director general of the Center for Earth Observation and Digital Earth at the Chinese Academy of Sciences, discussed the valuable role that science and technology can play in disaster forecasting
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12 January 2010
Science and diplomacy are closer than we think, argues David Miliband, UK foreign secretary, at the IAP General Assembly taking place at The Royal Society in London.
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12 January 2010
Economics professor Partha Dasgupta says we need new economic indicators that take into account the value of ecological systems.
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7 December 2009
Microsoft Research, TWAS and AAS reward three African computer scientists showing potential to accelerate economic development in Africa.
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4 December 2009
IMPA's long-standing programme to improve the teaching of highschool mathematics in Brazil has turned to the internet to help advance its goals.

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