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Overview: Astro3DBol – Archeoastronomy Teaching Kit in Bolivia

Archeoastronomy Teaching Kit

The Astro3DBol- Archeoastronomy Teaching Kit in Bolivia, seeks the development of Kits for teaching Cultural Astronomy and Archaeoastronomy in the context of the Tiwanakota culture of Bolivia. The destination of the resources are destined to the creation of teaching Kits so educators and students interested in Astronomy and pre-Inca cultures of Bolivia, are able to […]

2023 Recommended Projects

Every year, the OAD receives numerous, good quality proposals that we are unable to support. We compile these projects on to a ‘Recommended List’, which is shared here for the benefit of potential funders. The 2023 Recommended List has 22 projects. Read the project summaries below. Please contact us to support or collaborate with one or more […]

Other proposals submitted to COVID-19 Extraordinary Call

In May 2020, the IAU Office of Astronomy for Development issued an Extraordinary Call for Proposals that could use astronomy in any form to help mitigate some of the impacts caused by COVID-19. Of the 123 proposals received, below are the ones which could not be funded. These proposals were all reviewed by an international […]

Role of astronomy in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic

By astronomer and OAD Fellow, Dr. Marie Korsaga.This information is not exhaustive and is changing all the time as more projects are embarked on. If you know of others, please write to us so we can keep this updated (email: Dr. Marie Korsaga <marie.korsaga(at)>) Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a new […]