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Policy and Global Affairs
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This program is designed to increase cooperation between Pakistani scientists and institutions and their American counterparts to support economic development in Pakistan and to build the capacity of Pakistani research and education institutions. View the press release and phase 7 awardees with joint projects in health, water, agriculture and energy...
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The U.S. National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine are now serving as the host for the InterAcademy Partnership for Research (IAP-R) secretariat. Read More
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On Thursday, November 30th, the Government-University-Industry Research Roundtable (GUIRR) will host "NCI's Cancer Moonshot" webinar, which will discuss the background, implementation, and funding opportunities of the National Cancer Institute's Cancer Moonshot with Christine Siemon, NCI Scientific Program Specialist. Learn more
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USAID announced $6 million for 28 new research projects that will address gaps in evidence and advance technical capacity in critical areas of development. The projects are funded through Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER), a National Academies initiative designed to foster collaborative global research. Learn more
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U.S.-Pakistan Science and Technology Cooperation Program Announces 14 Research Grants
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National Academies to Host IAP-R Secretariat
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Assessing the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E)
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USAID Announces $6 Million in New Global Research Collaboration
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topic arrow Aiding Global Security Through Researchtopic arrow Training for Jobs of the Future
topic arrow Building Capacity Abroadtopic arrow Strengthening American Innovation
topic arrow Making Sound Policy for Science and Technologytopic arrow Collaborating with Foreign Partners
topic arrow Bolstering Research and Educationtopic arrow Science and Engineering Meeting Society's Needs
topic arrow Creating a Sustainable World in the U.S. and Abroad

Recent Reports from Policy and Global Affairs (PGA) View more... 
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Growth of Computer Science Undergraduate Enrollments
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Securing Advanced Manufacturing in the U.S.

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Dual Use Research of Concern in the Life Sciences

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An Assessment of ARPA-E
U.S.-Iran Engagement in Science, Engineering, and Health
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WWI and the Scientific Enterprise Competition

On the centennial of WWI, we are pleased to announce a competition for young scholars to write a research paper on how scientists and engineers in the U.S. were engaged in the war effort. Five $5,000 grants will be awarded to develop the best proposals into papers. The writer of the top paper will receive an additional $10,000. 
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International ActivitiesInternational Activities of the U.S. National Academies

Here at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, we promote the use of science, engineering, and medicine to enhance the security and well-being of people throughout the world and to ease disparities in human welfare. To accomplish this, we cooperate with partner organizations and scientific communities internationally. We also work to increase the capacity of both individual national academies and regional and global networks of academies to provide evidence-based advice to their governments, policy makers, and the public, thus strengthening and shaping policy and programs worldwide. To learn more, visit our International Activities website...