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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...

 

 

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IMPORTANT INFO: We are currently working hard on a relaunch of our website. Therefore this site is not completely updated. The expected launch date is end of June.


 

Year Review 2014 available to download

 

 

 

 

Do you want to know more about the GYA? In this video our Co-Chair Eva Alisic summarizes what the GYA is all about.

 

 

 

News at a glance

Report about the meeting with the Quality Network for Universities Canada

On Monday, 4 May 2015, a delegation of major Canadian universities started their visit to Germany to learn about the German education system. In a first meeting in Frankfurt, representatives of the German Higher Education System provided an overview of different aspects.

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Africa Science Leadership Program announces inaugural fellows

Berlin, 9 June 2015 - Twenty outstanding scientists from all major regions within Africa will participate in the inaugural Africa Science Leadership Program (ASLP). The scientists represent basic and applied sciences, and span a wide variety of disciplines including the social sciences and humanities. Among them are six members and one alumnus of the Global Young Academy (GYA).

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Two female Co-Chairs to lead the Global Young Academy

The Global Young Academy has just completed its Annual General Meeting, which this year was held in Canada. Members elected their new leadership and for the first time, the election brought to the head of the academy two female Co-Chairs. Dr. Orakanoke Phanraksa from Thailand was elected for the first time, alongside the re-elected Co-Chair Dr. Eva Alisic (Australia).

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