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Latest news: International Council for Science

ICSU participates in key UN panels on science and the Sustainable Development Goals
ICSU participates in key UN panels on science and the Sustainable Development Goals
Jun 30, 2015 The annual session of the High-Level Political Forum (HLPF), the deliberating body for sustainable development in the UN, takes place from 26 June to 6 July at the UN headquarters in New York. The theme of this year's session is "Strengthening integration, implementation and review – the HLPF after 2015". ICSU and its programmes are represented in several panels of the event.
New Scientific Committee and Chair appointed for ICSU World Data System Jul 03, 2015
The ICSU Executive Board approved the new membership at its April session. The committee will be chaired by Sandy Harrison, Professor of Palaeoclimates and Biogeochemical Cycles.
New members of the Committee on Freedom and Responsibility in the conduct of Science announced Jun 29, 2015
At its April session, the ICSU Executive Board approved the new members of the ICSU Committee on Freedom and Responsibility in the conduct of Science (CFRS). The committee will continue to be chaired by Leiv K. Sydnes of the University of Bergen, Norway, and the new members will take office from 1 October 2015.
Jenny Baeseman appointed SCAR Executive Director Jun 24, 2015
Dr Jenny Baeseman has just been hired as the new Executive Director of the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR). Baeseman has been the Executive Director of the WCRP Climate and Cryosphere (CliC) project since 2012 and previous to that was the Founding Director of the Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS).
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