The AAS is governed by :
The General Assembly consists of all Fellows of The African Academy of Sciences. The General Assembly is the highest and ultimate decision-making governance organ of the Academy to which the Governing Council is responsible. It appoints the Governing Council, oversees election of Fellows and approves long-term plans of the Academy.
Guidelines for the Nominations of Candidates for Election as Members of the 2020-2023 GC
Roles and Responsibilities of Governing Council Members
Roles and Responsibilities of AAS Regional Vice Presidents
Code of Conduct and Ethics for the Governing Council
Governing Council Election Rules and Regulations