On July 27th, 2021, IAWA was formally notified of its Affiliate Membership of IUBS (International Union of Biological Sciences). The benefits for IAWA include enhancing the visibility of IAWA activities in the international field of biological science, opportunities to directly participate and host technical symposia with IUBS, listed as an Affiliate Member on the IUBS website. Furthermore, IAWA will strengthen its collaboration with IUBS to play an important leading role in the related research fields.

Shan Li, China