Elsevier

Categories: NEWS, INCLUSIVE RESEARCH, Awards

Five chemists are being honored with Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early Career Women Scientists in the Developing World, each for research that looks to nature for ways to address cancer, malaria and other medical problems. Read more on the International […]

Categories: NEWS, INCLUSIVE RESEARCH, Awards

Five chemists are being honored with Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early Career Women Scientists in the Developing World, each for research that looks to nature for ways to address cancer, malaria and other medical problems. Read more on Star Tribune.

Categories: NEWS, INCLUSIVE RESEARCH

Work-life issues cross gender lines and lead to attrition, say leaders of the Association for Women in Science (AWIS) A new book from the Association for Women in Science (AWIS) addresses work-life integration and satisfaction issues faced by those in […]

Categories: PRESS RELEASE

Chicago, IL, February 12, 2014 – Equitable Solutions for Retaining a Robust STEM Workforce: Beyond Best Practices, a new book from the Association for Women in Science (AWIS) that addresses work/life integration and satisfaction issues faced by those in STEM […]

Categories: NEWS, INCLUSIVE RESEARCH, Awards

The Elsevier Foundation, TWAS and OWSD Recognize 2014 Winners at the AAAS Annual Meeting

Categories: NEWS, Past program - ILDC

How donated medical books and librarian training are helping Kenyan health providers Across sub-Saharan Africa, there is an enormous demand for health and medical books and for training to make resources accessible. A 2011 report by EIFL titled Perceptions of […]

Categories: NEWS, Past program - ILDC

The Taubman Health Sciences Library has received an Elsevier Foundation grant to finance the enhancement of education, research and practice in emergency medicine in Ghana. The award is part of the foundation’s Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries program, which funds […]

Categories: NEWS, Past program - NS

A $30,000 grant was awarded to a professor at LaGuardia Community College to develop a program that will motivate women to enter fields like science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Dr. Preethi Radhakrishnan, an assistant professor of biology at the college, […]

Categories: NEWS, INCLUSIVE RESEARCH

Women are poorly represented in science, and in most areas of engineering, despite legal requirements for equal opportunity in many countries. Major reasons for this include a lack of opportunity for education, advanced training and meaningful employment. Even where these […]

Categories: NEWS, Past program - ILDC

Over the past decade, there has been a growing understanding that the solution to many problems in developing countries must include the active participation of the people living there. On the ground, this means local doctors and public health scientists […]

Categories: NEWS, Past program - ILDC, Past program - NS

The Elsevier Foundation has announced the 2013 grant recipients for the Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries and New Scholars award programs. ​The grants total​ $700,000​ to be distributed​ to 10 institutions around the world in addition to 5 ongoing multiyear […]

Categories: NEWS, Past program - ILDC, Past program - NS

At the end of each year, the Elsevier Foundation announces the grant recipients for the Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries and New Scholars programs. This year, we have committed about $700,000 to 10 institutions around the world, along with five […]