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.

Topics
  • Biotechnology and Biosecurity 8
  • Careers in Science 14
  • Disaster Risk Reduction 1
  • 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 17
Activity Type
  • Conference 16
  • Project 51
  • Program 9
  • Topic 6
Project Status
  • Completed 60
  • Ongoing 14
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  • Completed
    IAP Young Scientists Programme 2008-2013
    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.
  • Oct122017
    Completed
    Oct 12 2017 - Oct 17 2017
    The seventh edition of the IAP Young Physician Leaders (YPL) leadership training workshop took place on the side of this year’s World Health Summit in Berlin. A new cohort of 22 YPL from 17 countries participated and then joined the alumni network that now counts more than 150 ...
  • Ongoing
    Improving Scientific Input to Global Policymaking: Strategies for Attaining the Sustainable Development Goals
    The IAP for Research, in partnership with the Institute for Advanced Study (IAS), and with support from Carnegie Corporation of New York (CCNY), is undertaking a three year project that will be framed around the global science community’s contribution to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the United Nations. The advent of the SDGs provides an important opportunity to examine the landscape of global scientific advice and identify approaches that have been successful as well as gaps and opportunities for improvement.
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  • 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 ...
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  • Oct222011
    Completed
    Oct 22 2011
      A leadership workshop was organized in Berlin hosted by the Berlin Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities.  The workshop was coordinated by Dr. Jo Ivey Boufford (IAMP co-chair) and saw the participation  a leadership panel which numbered several members of the IAMP ...
    Berlin Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities
    Berlin, Germany
  • Sep272017
    Completed
    Sep 27 2017 - Sep 28 2017
    Global leaders in healthcare and medicine met in Beijing, China, on 27-28 September 2017 to tackle a pressing question: How do we promote and maintain good health and well-being for a growing global population? Hosted by the Chinese Academy of Engineering (CAE), the InterAcademy Partnership for ...
    Beijing, China
  • Completed
    At the IAMP General Assembly in Beijing in 2006, the African Academy of Sciences (AAS) and the Académie de Médecine  proposed the Scientific Writing Programme.The aim was to organize a series of workshops for young scientists and clinicians to help maximize the accuracy and ...
  • Completed
    The issue of developing leadership qualities among health professionals and incorporating leadership training programmes into the medical curriculum is lately gaining importance, but still in too few countries.    An independent commission of 20 academic leaders from around the ...
  • Completed
    Disease Control Priorities, Third Edition (DCP3)  is a tool meant to spur discussion and give guidance on efficient ways to purchase health in low-resource settings.The Advisory Committee to the DCP3 Editors (DCP3 ACE) assures quality and intellectual credibility at the highest level of the ...
  • Ongoing
    Young Physician Leaders (YPL)
    Effective healthcare institutions need effective leaders.The issue of developing leadership qualities among health professionals, however, is often neglected, with many young professions having to learn their leadership skills almost by trial and error as they are handed positions of responsibility. Although incorporating leadership training programmes into the medical curriculum is lately gaining in importance, in practice too few countries are actually providing such training (See, for example: Health Professionals for a new century: transforming education to strengthen health systems in an interdependent world).
  • Completed
    As follow-up to the Political Declaration of the High-level Meeting of the United Nations General Assembly on the Prevention and Control of Non-Communicable Diseases (New, York, 20-21 September, 2011) and The Lancet article on the NCD Alliance , IAMP member academes have been organizing ...
  • Ongoing
    Health inequalities between and within countries are a global challenge. The starting point of the Commission on Social Determinants of Health (2005-2008), set up by the World Health Organization and chaired by Sir Michael Marmot, was that systematic differences in health and life expectancy ...
  • Ongoing
    The concept of ‘ One Health ’ has been defined as “the collaborative effort of multiple disciplines – working locally, nationally and globally – to attain optimal health for people, animals and the environment.” Modern science has led to significant ...
  • Ongoing
    While   aggregate   global   health   status   has   improved substantially    in   recent    decades,   these gains have not been distributed evenly and there is rising international concern about global epidemics of ...