New Guide: How Science Academies Can Support the Sustainable Development Goals

The United Nations’ 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development identified 17 Sustainable Development Goals whose realization will require expertise from many sectors, including science, engineering, and medicine. Supporting the Sustainable Development Goals: A Guide for Merit-Based Academies, a new publication from the InterAcademy Partnership, explains why and how academies around the globe can support the Sustainable..

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MADEV17 – Mathématiques Appliquées à des Questions de Développement: Applied Mathematics & Development

The MADEV17 (Mathématiques Appliquées à des Questions de Développement: Applied Mathematics & Development) was held from 16-19 October 2017 in Rabat-Morocco. The President of NASAC gave a speech at the opening ceremony of the MADEV17 meeting. The MADEV17 meeting was co-organised by the Hassan II Academy of Science and Technology and the Academy of Sciences..

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Women In Science – Inspiring Stories from Africa

Women are under-represented in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields globally, but the situation is worse in Africa. In response to this, the Inter-Academy Partnership-Research (IAP-R) partnered with NASAC to publish a book profiling African women scientists. This publication profiles women in STEM fields in Africa. The stories are written mainly to inspire girls and..

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