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11 August 2016
A new book by TWAS Fellow Calestous Juma explores the economic and cultural forces that stifle progress.
10 August 2016
Deadline: 1 September. Nominations are open for a high-profile honour for early-career women scientists in the developing world.
3 August 2016
Science diplomacy helps improve the climate for global cooperation, high-level speakers said at the AAAS-TWAS summer course in science diplomacy.
1 August 2016
This year's AAAS-TWAS course used a simulated international negotiation to teach about the challenges of science diplomacy.
21 July 2016
Rwandan President Paul Kagame and Academy leaders finalize plans for the event in Kigali, to be held 14-17 November.
12 July 2016
Biodiversity, international cooperation, and a role-playing exercise are core elements in the 3rd AAAS-TWAS workshop on science diplomacy.
4 July 2016
TWAS’s interim executive director will have a key role in setting in motion a new resource for scientists in Least Developed Countries.
1 July 2016
Governments must improve surveillance and communication to address future viral threats, says Brazilian science leader Hernán Chaimovich.
30 June 2016
Mohamed H.A. Hassan, who led the TWAS secretariat for 26 years, returns to guide the Academy through a leadership transition.
17 June 2016
Gebisa Ejeta, winner of the 2009 World Food Prize, urges developing countries to invest in education and science to overcome food scarcity and achieve independence.


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