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BA-TWAS-AAAS Regional Workshop on Science Diplomacy

13 Feb 2019

The Bibliotheca Alexandrina (BA) through the for Special Studies and Programs (CSSP), The World Academy of Sciences for the Advancement of Science in Developing Countries’ Arab Regional Partner (TWAS-AREP) and the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) are seeking candidates to participate in the regional workshop on science diplomacy, that will be held on 1-21 June 2019 in Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Alexandria, Egypt. The workshop is the second among a series of courses within specific regions, launched by AAAS and TWAS, to better address relevant regional science diplomacy issues.

Prof. Mohamed Hassan Elected TWAS President

05 Dec 2018

TWAS-AREP is congratulating Prof. Mohamed Hassan on his new and merited position as the president of The World Academy of Sciences for the advancement of science in developing countries (TWAS) starting 1 January 2019.

TWAS-UNESCO Associateship Scheme: 2018 Call for Applications

24 Oct 2018

The TWAS-UNESCO Associateship Scheme enables competent researchers from the developing countries to visit participating centers of excellence in the South for research collaboration. An associate is appointed for three years during which s/he can visit a selected center twice for 2-3 months each time. Almost 300 centers participate in the scheme.

Grieving the Loss of Prof. Adnan Hamouni

10 Oct 2018

Prof. Adnan Hamoui, Editor-in-Chief, Science Magazine (Majalet Al-Olooom), Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Science (KFAS) and TWAS Arab Member, passed away on 29 September 2018.

TWAS Young Arab Scientist (YAS) Prize for 2018

24 Sep 2018

Acknowledging the vital role Science and Technology plays in our societies, TWAS Arab Regional Partner has named the theme “Scientific and Technological Achievement in Medical and Health Sciences” for the 2018 Young Arab Scientist (YAS) Prize.