Biotechnology & Biosecurity

Advancing Biosecurity




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An interactive video series and social media toolkit on biosecurity will be unveiled at a workshop during the forthcoming GYA Annual General Meeting.

From 7 to 10 May 2024, distinguished early- to mid-career scientists and scholars from around the world will convene in Washington, D.C., for the Global Young Academy's (GYA) 2024 Annual General Meeting (AGM) and International Conference of Young Scientists, which this year features an IAP-funded project on biosecurity.

The “Advancing Global Biosecurity Governance through the Promotion of the Tianjin Biosecurity Guidelines” (Advancing Biosecurity) project stands as a joint initiative within the IAP Biosecurity Working Group, comprising representatives from four international academies (Global Young Academy; African Academy of Science; Caribbean Academy of Science; and Islamic World Academy of Science) and three national academies (Academia Nacional de Medicina de Buenos Aires, Argentina; National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine, United States of America; and Pakistan Academy of Science).

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