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about the AfSC

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The aims of AfSC

The AfSC mission is to promote the  Seismology within the scientific community of the African countries, by promoting research studies, to extend and enhance scientific co-operation and to train young scientists.


History of AfSC

The African Seismological Commission (AfSC) is a scientific organisation launched in 2014 by the International Association of Seismology and Physics of the Earth’s Interior (IASPEI) as a regional commission of IASPEI.

IASPEI is one of 8 commissions that fall under the International Union of Geodesy & Geophysics (IUGG).Under IASPEI are many commissions & working groups including the AfSC & other regional seismological commissions.


AfSC Structure

The ruling body of the AfSC is the Council, consisting of the Members, and the Executive Committee.Read More


AfSC General Assemblies

The executive committee has sent out an invitation to bid for the AfSC General Assembly.