Academic publishing company Elsevier and the African Academy of Sciences (AAS) have partnered to support the development of research and technology throughout Africa.
Through the partnership members of the AAS will get access to content of Elsevier’s online training and workshop platform for young professionals called Elsevier Publishing Connect in order to learn how to write a scholarly paper, how to apply for a grant successfully or how get get published in high impact journals among other topics. Furthermore, AAS members will get access to Elsevier editors and publishers through live webinars organized by the AAS.
The African Academy of Sciences and Elsevier hope to spread knowledge about scientific publishing more widely and thus foster the quality of scientific output in Africa.
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