CONFERENCE PROGRAMME – International Forum on Women and Sustainable Development in Africa

This International Forum is organized in collaboration with the Tanzania Academy of Sciences and the French Academy of Sciences in partnership with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the French Development Agency, the French Institute for Development Research, the Sanofi Espoir Foundation and the InterAcademy Partnership. The international forum will focus on the contribution by..

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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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NASAC participates at the IAP board meeting

The President of NASAC, Prof. Mostapha Bousmina participated at the IAP (Inter-Academy Partnership) board meeting that was held in Berlin, Germany from 12-14 October, 2017. NASAC is an affiliate network of the IAP which is the global network of science academies.

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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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