2nd Africa Young Academies Regional Conference
The conference “Empowering the Next Generation of Scientists in Africa” supported by the Robert Bosch Stiftung and organised by the GYA, takes place from 24 to 26 October 2016 in Mauritius.
“Words of Wisdom” now available:
Words of Wisdom is a book by early-career researchers for early-career researchers. Edited by GYA members Rob Jenkins, Jan-Christoph Heilinger, and Anina Rich, the book contains advice of academic mentors to early-careeer scientists: “PhD students and postdoctoral researchers often receive from their supervisors words of wisdom that stay with them for the rest of their lives. Good advice at the right time can make a huge difference, especially in the early stages of a career.” Download publication >>
GYA on “Municipal Solid Waste Management”
“Municipal Solid Waste Management and Green Economy” is a policy report drafted by experts in the field and synthesized by scientists who are members of the GYA. The project is global in scope, multi-layered, and inclusive. It considers issues that high, moderate, and low income countries face in seeking to address solid waste management and the green economy. Download publication >>