Australian Academy of Science


Benefits of Australian membership of the International Science Council and international scientific unions

The report summarises the benefits returned to Australia through its membership of global science organisation the International Science Council, and the Australian Academy of Science’s strategy to enhance these benefits.

Women in STEM: decadal plan

This strategy offers a vision and opportunity to guide stakeholders, as they go about identifying and agreeing upon the specific actions required to build the strongest STEM workforce possible to support Australia’s prosperity.

Investigation of the causes of mass fish kills in the Menindee Region NSW over the summer of 2018–2019

This report investigates the causes of three major fish kills in the Darling River near Menindee in December 2018 and January 2019. It was produced at the request of the Hon. Bill Shorten MP, Leader of the Federal Opposition and was made public by the...
Policy report

Earning our future: the platform of the Australian Academy of Science

The Australian Academy of Science has outlined science priorities for the 2019 federal election so Australia can earn its future.
Discussion paper

Women in STEM - a decadal plan: discussion paper

This discussion paper has been provided to briefly describe the key issues and areas that will be considered in the development of the 10-year plan to boost women in STEM and to provide the questions for broad consultation with stakeholders.