Professor Wandera Ogana, the Programme Director of AMMSI, was elected the President of the Commission for Developing Countries (CDC), a commission of the International Mathematical Union (IMU), for the period 2015 – 2018. The election took place at the General Assembly of the IMU, held from August 10 to 11, 2014, in Gyengju, Korea. Prof. Ogana becomes the first African to hold this position. Since 2011, he has been the African Member at the CDC, whose mandate is to manage all IMU initiatives in support of mathematics in the developing world.
The following organizations have, to date, provided financial support to AMMSI: