Professor Vijaya Kumar

Message From President

Professor Vijaya Kumar
President, National Academy of Sciences of Sri Lanka (NASSL)

I am now on the second year of my term as President (2014-2016) of the Science Council of Asia. It was no easy task to take over the reins from our previous President, Prof. Nordin Hasan of Malaysia, but during the past years he has continued to be an officer of the Council, ...

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  • SCA was accepted to be a Associate Member of ISSC. It will be formally agreed after endorsement from the ISSC's General Assembly between 9 and 12 October held at Montreal.
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About SCA

The Science Council of Asia (SCA) is an international scientific organization founded in 2000 by Asian science academies and other national scientific organizations.

SCA aims to provide scientists in all fields, including cultural and social as well as natural sciences and technology, a collaborative platform for promoting scientific exchange and cooperation in Asia, and to develop and promote a holistic vision focusing on sustainable development and improvement in quality of life.

At present, SCA is comprised of 29 academic organizations in Asia, and SCA Conference has been held annually since 2001.