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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Objectives

NASAC’s main objective is to bring together science academies and facilitate discussions on the scientific aspects of challenges of common concern, so as to make common statements on major issues relevant to Africa and to provide mutual support to member Academies. Drawing from this overall objective, the specific objectives of NASAC include to:   Facilitate..
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Achievements

NASAC has been able to (and will) organize Scientific Conferences on critical flagship programmes on water, women and science education and climate change Creation of independent advisory groups to guide NASAC policies and operations e.g. Expert Group, Standing Committees (Water, Science Education & Women for Science) and ad hoc Committees (Conference Organizing Committees, Panels of Experts-various topics, Strategic..

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Who We Are

Who We Are The Network of African Science Academies (NASAC) was established on 13th December 2001 in Nairobi, Kenya, under the auspices of the African Academy of Sciences (AAS) and the Inter Academy Panel (lAP). At that inception meeting the NASAC Statutes were drafted and signed by the following founding member-Academies: African Academy of Sciences..

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