The Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak in the three West Africa countries of Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone, was declared by the World Health Organization (WHO) as a public health event of international concern in August 2014.
NASAC in collaboration with and support from the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) jointly held a Consultative Forum on Open Access (OA): Towards high level interventions for research and development in Africa. Kindly click on the attachment below to access the report.
NASAC has been committed to enhancing capacity of existing science academies and encouraging the creation of new academies in countries where none exist in Africa. NASAC is hence proud to announce the creation of 2 additional national academies increasing the NASAC membership to 21.