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Open Access: The timely publishing solution truly serving scientists, science and the publicMost scientists, even before they have had direct experience as an author, have a sense that the standard practice of scientific publishing is flawed. Starting as students, by power of observation — which scientists tend to be pretty good at — they see that sharing research results takes a...
Building a Strong Research EcosystemBuilding a Strong Research Ecosystem for Sustainable Development The African Academy of Sciences’ Alliance for Accelerating Excellence in Science in Africa, the Wellcome Trust, DFID and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation are organising a track to discuss how to create an enabling and viable research ecosystem in...
Science *Policy* Africa Vol 20 No 4 December 2016Click on the image to download the publication. Submit articles for the next issue to email@example.com by 15 February 2017.
Supporting Plan S, a model making research accessible & advancing science globallyFor immediate release 11 January 2019 | Nairobi, Kenya Supporting Plan S, a model making research accessible and advancing science globally The African Academy of Sciences, the Continent’s leading pan-African, cross-field promoter and supporter of scientific research in Africa, today endorsed the progressive open publishing position, Plan S, of the European...
Being an Affiliate means I am part of a network of like minded professionals with whom I can develop joint research and grant applications.
Askwar Hilonga, The AAS Affiliate, Tanzania
Because AAS Open Research articles are freely available to download and distribute, our research is shared among a wide audience and this increases visibility locally and internationally.
Moses Egesa, Makerere University, Uganda
A leader is never a finished product.One time you are the leader, another time you are the learner.
Oumar Gaye, Malaria control activities in West and Central Africa, Senegal