We offer a variety of reports and documents outlining and aligning the agenda for science, technology and innovation on the continent
Thursday 23 June 2022
This publication reports the study by Musa Kana et al in Kaduna, northwestern Nigeria, restricted to term birth infants, which found that, on avera
Since 1998, the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science program has worked to empower more women scientists to overcome barriers to progression and par
Molecular research and researchers engage in studies that seek to understand the structures, functions, and interactions of biomolecules as the bas
Priorities for Climate Change and Development in Africa
Recommendations for Data and Biospecimen Governance in Africa
A Framework for the Implementation of Genomic Medicine for Public Health in Africa
Outcome Document for the Virtual Experts’ Consultative Roundtable Held on 23 July 2020
Outcome Document for Experts Consultative Roundtable 30th June 2020
GFGP Case Study
Co-production in African weather and climate services
Five research consortia are undertaking fundamental research to significantly improve the understanding of climate variability and change across Af
With poor access to veterinary services, farmers lose their animals and develop poor mental health in Ghana
What is the state of scientific publishing In Africa?
To achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Africa must overcome numerous developmental challenges utilizing the limited resources and tec
The African Academy of Sciences Priority Setting Exercise
Factors which Contribute to or Inhibit Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics in Africa
Women in STEM Report
There is need for a multipronged approach that addresses challenges that women face in their quest to pursue STEM courses and succeed while in prac
In July 2019, the African Academy of Sciences (AAS) in coordination with IPCC Secretariat and the United Nations Institute for Natural Resource in
This report from an international working group established by the Nuffield Council on Bioethics explores the complex and contested question of how
Gates Open Research
This paper presents a toolkit for use by government and philanthropic grantors, institutions, researchers and community organizations with the aim
69 Maternal and Neonatal health experts close in on four grand challenges in MNH as key priority areas in addressing the SDGS by 2030.
Africa adopts co-production to improve quality of weather and climate services encouraging better decision making across various sectors.
A scientific review of poor health systems with a need to persuade African governments to prioritize them towards implementation of SDG 3 in the co
Key Findings and Good Practice Examples from the Centre for Capacity Research
DELTAS Africa in partnership with center for capacity Research introduces the Learning Research Programme to train world class researchers, foster
Science to transform maternal and newborn survival and stillbirths in sub-Saharan Africa in the Sustainable Development Goals era (Workshop report)
March 13, 2019
Africa, with only 13% of the world’s population, carries more than half of the global maternal, neoantal and child health burden with 2.3 million d
December 9, 2018
This country profile explores AAS’ commitment in partnering with Botswana to enable its STI sector to continue its growth path and to ensure that i
The Vision 2022 launched in 1999 outlines the Kingdom of Swaziland’s primary development goals of addressing poverty and inequality.
June 18, 2018
This country profile 2022 outlines the Kingdom of Swaziland’s primary development goals of addressing poverty and inequality.
June 18, 2018
With 78% of the 0.40% of GDP allocated to STI in Mozambique, a country that considers knowledge based economy as crucial for its development, the A
June 18, 2018
This country profile highlights the role of the AAS in advancing science and technology in South Africa, a country that has shown leadership in adv