Scientists from the CIS countries will cooperate with their colleagues from the International Association of Academies of Sciences. The agreement was signed today at the CIS headquarters in Minsk during a meeting of the CIS Interstate Council for Cooperation in Science, Technology and Innovations. The document aims to unite efforts for joint scientific research on the modernization and innovative technological development of economies. It is assumed that the interaction will be conducted through the provision of information-analytical and consulting services, the organization of scientific, practical and thematic forums in the field of scientific-technical and innovation activities.