Members’ participation in this electronic General Assembly is essential for the successful creation of the International Science Council. We therefore ask all of our members to complete and return their voting slip as soon as possible and before the deadline of 16 May 6 pm CEST (Paris time).
All relevant documents and further information on the Merger Treaty are available via the link below. This includes:
- Notification by ICSU and ISSC Presidents of the electronic General Assembly to be held on 11-16 May 2018 deciding the legal implementation of the ICSU-ISSC Merger Agreement
- Merger Treaty
- New Statutes and Rules of Procedure.
Electronic voting ballots and submission instructions were provided to all ICSU members via e-mail today. If you represent an ICSU member and have not received the ballot or accompanying instructions, please contact the secretariat.
Please note that the electronic General Assembly of 11-16 May 2018 only requires voting by e-mail or fax and does not require any online presence during the indicated period by representatives of members.
Public launch event of the Council explores values of science and links between science, politics and society
South African mathematician elected as first President of the International Science Council
Statutes and Rules of Procedure
Call for expressions of interest to host the 2nd General Assembly of the International Science Council
Highlights of 2017
The ICSU/ISSC merger, explained
World’s leading bodies of social and natural sciences to merge in 2018, becoming "International Science Council"
New report from scientific experts provides a unique guide to translate Sustainable Development Goals into reality
ICSU and ISSC Transition Task Force meets to discuss possible structures for new merged council for all the sciences
Scientists and experts gather in Paris to define strategy for a new organization for all sciences
Members of Strategy Working Group and Transition Task Force appointed to develop frameworks for possible ICSU-ISSC merger
World’s top bodies representing the social and natural sciences vote to pursue a merger, forming a single organization representing all social and natural sciences by 2018
ICSU’s response to the 2014 External Review
Call for nominations: Scientific Committee for Health and Wellbeing in the Changing Urban Environment: a Systems Analysis Approach
New members of the Committee on Freedom and Responsibility in the conduct of Science announced
International Council for Science announces Dr. Heide Hackmann to be Executive Director and Dr. Lucilla Spini, Head of Science Programmes
Future Earth Engagement Committee announced
External Review of ICSU (2014)
Call for nominations: ICSU Committee on Freedom and Responsibility in the conduct of Science
South African mathematician elected as next President of the International Council for Science
Leading scientists from around the world gather in Auckland for key strategy summit of scientific organizations
Call for nominations: ICSU Executive Board
Videos of the 30th General Assembly
Government of Malaysia and ICSU sign five-year agreement to host ICSU Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific
ICSU’s new Executive Director appointed
Canadian climate scientist elected as next President of the International Council for Science
Global science community to gather in Rome