Projects Funded in 2011

Projects awarded funding in 2010 for implementation in 2011

 

CLIMATE CHANGE, ENVIRONMENT & ENERGY

 Technology transfer of the voluntary emission reduction programme for activating voluntary greenhouse gas reductions in AASA countries
Lead: Korean Academy of Science and Technology

 

BIOSECURITY

 Education in biosecurity: raising awareness on dual use issues
Lead: Polish Academy of Sciences

 

ENVIRONMENT & ENERGY

 Towards a sustainable energy future in the Americas: implementing the recommendations of the IANAS workshop
Lead: IANAS

Pilot project Nigeria for a needs assessment study under IAMP promoted programme to reduce maternal and perinatal mortality in developing countries 
Lead: Nigerian Academy of Science

 

ENVIRONMENT, WATER

 The State of Water in Southern Africa 
Lead: Academy of Sciences of South Africa

Bridging water research and management: enhancing water management capacity in the Americas
Lead: Mexican Academy of Sciences
  

 Water ecosystems services and society: establishing collaboration between European academies under the IAP water programme and European long-term ecosystem research network
Lead: Polish Academy of Sciences

Water supply management and water demand management
Lead: Chinese Academy of Sciences

 

ENVIRONMENT, SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT & WATER

 Building capacities in surface water management in Central America
Lead: Academy of Sciences of Guatemala

 

HEALTH

 Strengthening academies in giving policy advice on genetic testing as an instrument for disease prevention: evaluation of policy issues for direct consumer access
Lead: European Academies Science Advisory Council - EASAC

 

SCIENCE EDUCATION & SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

IANAS Science education programme
Lead: Argentina

IAP Science education global activities: Publication of “Taking IBSE into secondary education”
Lead: Académie des Sciences

 

HEALTH & SCIENCE COMMUNICATION

Capacity building initiative to improve scientific writing skills for young scientists from the medical field in southern Africa
Lead: Academy of Sciences of South Africa

Enhancing Science communication for better dissemination of research results from young scientists in Africa
Lead: NASAC 

 

WOMEN IN SCIENCE

Enabling and enhancing the participation of women in S&T
Lead: IANAS