TWAS at The International Year of Basic Sciences

December 2023 marked the conclusion of activities for The International Year of Basic Sciences for Sustainable Development, which focused on the connections between basic sciences and the Sustainable Development Goals.

The initiative was in partnership with UNESCO, and the closing ceremony, held on December 15, featured the participation of Franco Cabrerizo, Director of the TWAS Young Affiliates Network. Regarding the importance of scientific collaboration in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Cabrerizo stated: “At the local level, collaboration ensures that scientific findings are contextually relevant.”