Member Academies

At the initiative of the African Academy of Sciences (AAS), NASAC was founded in December 2001 with the following nine (9) academies as founding members:-   African Academy of Sciences (AAS) Cameroon Academy of Sciences (CAS) Ghana Academy of Arts and Sciences (GAAS) Kenya National Academy of Sciences (KNAS) Madagascar’s National Academy of Arts, Letters and Sciences..

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LIRA 2030 Africa: Projects awarded

We are delighted to announce the projects that will be supported as part of the first LIRA 2030 Africa call. As part of the 5-year “Leading Integrated Research for Agenda (LIRA) 2030 in Africa” programme, ICSU-NASAC-ISSC launched a call for pre-proposals on the “Understanding the Energy – Health – Natural Disasters nexus in the urban..

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Second plenary meeting of the IAP project “Food and Nutrition and Agriculture” in Halle

The Inter Academy Panel (IAP) project meeting on “Food and Nutrition Security and Agriculture” was held from 3-5 April in Halle, Germany.  Participants from the regional academy networks, The Association of Academies and Societies of Sciences in Asia (AASSA), The European Academies Science Advisory Council (EASAC), Inter-American Network of Academies of Sciences (IANAS) and The..

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Leading Integrated Research for Agenda 2030 in Africa – Training Event on Transdisciplinary Research

As part of the 5-year “Leading Integrated Research for Agenda 2030 in Africa” programme, ICSU-NASAC-ISSC launched a call for pre-proposals on “Understanding the Energy – Health – Natural Disasters nexus in the urban context in Africa.” Following the call, 35 pre-proposals were selected to attend a training event on integrated research, and this took place on..

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Science-Business-Dialogue Conference

The German National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina and the Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) supported by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) and in collaboration with the Network of African Science Academies (NASAC) will be hosting a regional conference on Science-Business-Society Dialogue from 5 to 7 December 2016 in Pretoria,..

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