Vale Enrique Forero González
The International Science Council is profoundly saddened and shocked by the sudden passing of our friend and colleague, Enrique Forero González. Enrique, a past president of the Colombian Academy of Exact, Physical and Natural Sciences, acted as the ISC’s Director for the Regional Focal Point for Latin America and the Caribbean.
Converging and interdependent crises are amplifying the impacts of one another with often devastating consequences
Statement by Vivi Stavrou, Senior Science Officer and Executive Secretary of the International Science Council’s Committee for Freedom and Responsibility in Science, at the UNESCO 42nd General Conference.
FAO and the International Science Council join forces to strengthen science-policy interfaces for agrifood systems
The FAO and the ISC have joined forces, aiming to accelerate progress on Sustainable Development Goals. Through a new partnership, both organizations will focus on integrating science into policy-making and advocating for innovation in agrifood systems.
UNESCO 42nd General Conference Global Policy Debate
Statement of the International Science Council by ISC CEO, Salvatore Aricò
Pan-African collaborative avenues for strengthening African science
Latest developments from the collaboration between Future Africa (FA) and the International Science Council (ISC).
Call for nomination of experts to draft an outline of the IPCC Special Report on Climate Change and Cities – deadline 15 November
Please submit your nomination by 15 November.
Ahead of the AI Safety Summit 2023, the ISC releases a discussion paper on a framework for evaluating AI and rapidly developing digital technologies
Scientific researchers and practitioners in AI are invited to respond to the ISC's discussion paper and proposed framework on AI.
A call to action to all Members and Member networks in Africa
A call to contribute to a future ISC regional presence in Africa
Dr. Vanessa McBride, South African astronomer, announced as the International Science Council’s new Science Director
Dr. Vanessa McBride has been appointed as the new Science Director at the International Science Council (ISC), bringing over 15 years of international scientific expertise. In her role, she will lead the Science Division, overseeing scientific priorities, project management, collaborations, and strategic guidance to enhance ISC's impact.