The Southeast Asia Science Advice Network (SEA SAN) has held its first physical meeting in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Applications have been opened to establish an ‘International INGSA Francophonie Network’. Fonds de recherche du Québec will be supporting the new network for a period of five years.
The Malaysian Academy of Science will host the ‘Women in Science Without Borders World Forum’ in September this year.
Final awardees of the ‘2022 Grassroots Science Advice Promotion Awards’, whose application portal is now open, will receive €1,000 as seed grant for organizing workshops to highlight importance of science advice.
This opinion article by Dr Ir Siti Hamisah Tapsir, former Secretary General, Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI) Malaysia, highlights the efforts of the Malaysian government in combating COVID-19.