Projects & Programmes

IAP provides funding for projects that impact science globally. Some of these projects are grouped into major IAP programme areas, such as: science education, biosecurity, water, science communication, women in science, young scientists and the activities of the IAP Affiliated Networks.

Careers in Science
  • Agriculture & Food Security 3
  • Biotechnology and Biosecurity 9
  • Careers in Science 14
  • Disaster Risk Reduction 1
  • Energy 1
  • Environment & Climate 2
  • Health 20
    • Exploring Traditional Medicine 1
    • One Health 1
    • Promoting Health 1
    • Social Determinants of Health 1
    • Urban Health 1
    • Young Physician Leaders 1
  • Science Advice 2
  • Science Education and Science Literacy 23
  • Sustainable Development Goals 18
  • Water 2
  • Women in Science 1
  • Young Scientists 1
Activity Type
  • Conference 4
  • Project 9
  • Topic 1
Project Status
  • Completed 11
  • Ongoing 2
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  • Ongoing
    IAP Young Scientists Programme 2017
    Posted Date08/01/2017
    The IAP Strategic Plan for 2016-2018 recognizes the need for IAP to work with its member academies to support young scientists. In the past, as well as working with the the World Economic Forum (WEF), we have engaged with the World Science Forum (WSF). This event, which takes place every two ...
  • Completed
    IAP Young Scientists Programme 2015
    Posted Date03/04/2015
    The IAP Strategic Plan for 2013-2015 recognizes the need for IAP to work with its member academies to support young scientists. In the past, IAP has auctioned this goal by working with the World Economic Forum (WEF). With the WEF, we have helped to integrate young scientists into a broader ...
  • May212014
    Posted Date11/29/2013
    May 21 2014 - May 25 2014
    The GYA Conference and GA contributes to the IAP mission to facilitate the engagement of young scientists in development issues of global significance. Eighty future young science leaders from around the world, half of them from developing countries, will work alongside delegates of National ...
    Santiago de Chile, Chile
  • May152013
    Posted Date12/11/2012
    May 15 2013 - May 18 2013
    The event contributes to the IAP mission to build the capacity of young scientists. Approximately 80 future young science leaders from around the world, half from developing countries, will cooperate with delegates of National Young Academies (NYA) on the establishment and strengthening of NYA. ...
  • Oct162012
    Posted Date11/21/2011
    Oct 16 2012 - Oct 19 2012
    Israel Academy of sciences Korean Academy of Sciences AASA (more to be added) organize a two-day conference at the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities in Jerusalem on the subject of the potential and the benefit to mankind of technological entrepreneurship, ways to encourage it and ideas for ...
  • Completed
    Posted Date02/04/2011
    Coordinated by the Academia Chilena de Ciencias, the National Academy of Exact, Physical and Natural Sciences, Argentina, the Académie des Sciences, France and the African network of IAP members (NASAC), this project will continue the work to globalise the IAP science education programme, and to promote on a national basis the experiences and methodologies for taking this programme from primary-level to secondary-level.
  • Completed
    Posted Date02/04/2011
    Enabling and enhancing the participation of women in S&T: led by the network InterAmerican Network of Academies of Sciences (IANAS) and IAP member academies in Brazil and the US, this project aims to develop a strategic plan for structuring a Women for Science working group for the Americas, its relation to individual academies through its focal points, and its intersections with all other IAP programs and projects in the region. In parallel it will build a regional resource database and enhancing visibility of women in science throughout the region.
  • Completed
    IAP Young Scientists Programme 2008-2013
    Posted Date11/02/2010
    The IAP Young Scientists programme was initiated in 2008 with IAP's participation in the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting of the New Champions, also known as "Summer Davos", which takes place in September each year in China.
  • Posted Date12/12/2017
    The following is a dynamic listing of IAP content organized by topic.  Select a topic from the right sidebar to quickly locate relevant meetings, projects, press releases, programs, articles, statements, reports, forums etc.  This listing does not contain all IAP website content; items ...