TWAS Fellows from the Least Developed Countriest (LDCs), who have made significant contributions to global science.
For a complete list of TWAS Fellows, please visit: http://twas.org/network/members
For a list of the LDCs, please visit: Least Developed Countries (LDCs)
TWAS officers review the nominations and propose a winner for approval by Prof. C.N.R. Rao.
Previous winners of the TWAS - C.N.R. Rao Prize for Scientific Research
2018 – Yeya Tiemoko Touré, Mali. For his discovery of genetic populations of Anopheles gambiae sensu stricto and their role in malaria and lymphatic filariasis parasites transmission in Mali
2017 – Kalulu Taba, Congo Dem. Rep.
2016 – Mahouton Norbert Hounkonnou, Benin
2015 – Bishal Nath Upreti, Nepal
2014 – Muntaser Eltayeb Ibrahim, Sudan
2013 – Firdausi Qadri, Bangladesh
2012 – Wendimagegn Mammo Deneke, Ethiopia
2009 – Akissa Bahri, Ghana/Tunisia
2008 – Maurice Tchuente, Cameroon
2006 – Berhanu M. Abegaz, Ethiopia and Philippe Rasoanaivo, Madagascar