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As the “voice of young scien­tists around the world,” the Global Young Academy aims to empower and mobilize young scientists to address issues of particu­lar importance to early career scientists. Cur­rent working groups focus on improving Early Scientific Careers, Science-Society Dialogue, Sci­ence-Education, and Interdisciplinary Re­search. Read more...

 

 

Photo: Cristián Prado

 

 

 

 

Do you want to know more about the GYA? Have a look at this video from the 64th Lindau Nobel Laureates Meeting.

 

 

GYA Annual General Meeting 2014 successfully completed

The Fourth International Conference for Young Scientists and GYA Annual General Meeting took place at the Faculty of Physical and Mathematical Sciences of the Universidad de Chile and Pontifica Universidad Católica de Chile in Santiago de Chile, Chile, from 21 to 25 May 2014. The theme of this year’s Conference was ‘Natural Resources in a Finite World’.

 

More information can be found on the conference website. Visual impressions can be found on Flickr.

A short summary can be downloaded as PDF.

 

 

GYA Connections - Issue 2 online

 

 

News at a glance

Science and Technology in Society (STS) Forum, 5-7 October 2014 in Kyoto, Japan

GYA EC member Mitsunobu Kano and GYA member Shoji Komai from Japan attended the Science and Technology in Society (STS) Forum from 5-7 October 2014 in Kyoto, Japan.

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Egyptian Young Academy of Sciences officially launched

On 18 September 2014 the Egyptian Young Academy of Sciences (EYAS) was officially launched under the auspices of the Egyptian Academy of Scientific Research and Technology (ASRT) and in the presence of the President of ASRT, Prof. Mahmoud Sakr, the Egyptian Minister of Higher Education, Hossam Eisa, and the Egyptian Minister of Scientific Research, H.E Prof. Sherif Hammad, as well as international representatives of Young Academies. 15 members were accepted as the first members of EYAS.

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Report of the GYA participation at WEF Annual Meeting of New Champions 2014

This year five GYA members were selected to participate at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting of New Champions which was held in Tianjin, People’s Republic of China, 10 to 12 September 2014: Ivana Gadjanski (Serbia), Maite Martinez-Aldaya (Spain), Vanny Narita (Indonesia), Noble Bannada (Uganda), and Vidushi Neergheen-Bhujun (Mauritius). For the GYA-participants it this meeting was a very rewarding and enriching experience.

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