The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS)

The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) is a merit-based science academy uniting 1,000 scientists in some 70 countries. Its principal aim is to promote scientific capacity and excellence for sustainable development in the South (see North–South divide). Its headquarters is located on the premises of the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) in Trieste, Italy.

Address: ICTP Enrico Fermi Building, 1st floor Via Beirut 6 34151 Trieste Italy


Phone: +39 040 2240-512