Thematic Organizations

These initiatives have been set up to address specific themes and to provide a platform to convene scientists with common interests across disciplinary borders, to plan and organize international scientific initiatives and to offer advice in a policy context.

Our current initiatives include:

  • Integrated Research on Disaster Risk (IRDR)
  • Committee on Space Research (COSPAR)
  • Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
  • Urban Health and Wellbeing: A Systems Analysis Approach
  • Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR)
  • Scientific Committee On Solar-Terrestrial Physics (SCOSTEP)