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16 October 2009
TWAS has awarded its first Regional Prizes for Building Scientific Institutions. The awards ceremony will take place at the TWAS 20th General Meeting in Durban, South Africa.
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15 October 2009
In cooperation with its Regional Offices, TWAS has selected 25 new Young Affiliates for 2009–2013.
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9 October 2009
Naledi Pandor was appointed minister of science and technology of South Africa by president Jacob Zuma in May 2009.
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8 October 2009
The 2009 CNR Rao Prize has been awarded to Akiça Bahri, Director for Africa of the International Water Management Institute (IWMI), Accra, Ghana.
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8 October 2009
Mohamed H.A. Hassan, executive director of TWAS, and A.M. Taleb, cultural advisor from the the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research of Iraq, signed a memorandum of understanding
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1 October 2009
Two organizations with close ties to TWAS have selected new directors
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18 September 2009
On the eve of TWAS's 11th General Conference in Durban, Daniel Schaffer, the Academy's public information officer, explores the current state of science in South Africa.
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18 September 2009
The TWAS 2008 Annual Report, detailing the Academy's activities over the past year, is now available.
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14 September 2009
Norman Borlaug (TWAS Fellow 1985 and Nobel Laureate for Peace in 1970) has died at age 95.
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8 September 2009
TWAS and the African Union (AU) Commission have signed a memorandum of agreement (MOU) calling for greater and collaboration between the two organizations.

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