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9 11, 2017

Human Rights and the Arctic

On 29th of September a group of researchers, activists and interested audience gathered to the House of Estates in Helsinki, Finland. Their agenda was to discuss and hear from the specialists about human rights and […]

11 10, 2017

Homeopathy: harmful or helpful? European scientists recommend an evidence-based approach

A new evaluation from EASAC confirms there is no robust, reproducible evidence that homeopathic products work.

Across Europe, many people use homeopathic products, which claim to treat a wide array of illnesses. Though these products may […]

13 09, 2017

The International Human Rights Network of Academies and Scholarly Societies calls upon the Venezuelan government to address the critical challenges facing academics in Venezuela

The Executive Committee Members of the International Human Rights Network of Academies and Scholarly Societies have released the following statement concerning continued serious threats to scholars and scholarship in Venezuela.

The Executive Committee calls upon the […]

16 05, 2017

New EASAC report on enhancing sustainability of forest management in the EU

European forests have multiple functions – from wealth and employment creation, the production of natural resources and raw materials for industry and bioenergy production, provision of spaces for leisure and recreation, conservation of nature and […]

28 04, 2017

ALLEA encourages nominating colleagues for the Breakthrough Prize

ALLEA, the European Federation of Academies of Sciences and Humanities, and the Breakthrough have announced a partnership to further the shared goal of promoting a culture where science and scholarship can thrive.

ALLEA encourages everyone in the scientific realm to […]

28 03, 2017

The revised edition of The European Code of Conduct for Research Integrity is Published

ALLEA, the European Federation of Academies of Sciences and Humanities, has published the revised edition of The European Code of Conduct for Research Integrity, a document that serves the European research community as a framework for […]

23 03, 2017

New EASAC report on genome editing advises European policy-makers on how to approach groundbreaking research on plants, animals, microbes and humans

A new report by the European Academies’ Science Advisory Council on genome editing gives advice to European policy-makers on groundbreaking research involving genome editing and plants, animals, microbes and patients. In this report, “Genome Editing: […]

6 02, 2017

International Human Rights Network’s statement on Trump’s Executive Order

The members of the Executive Committee of the International Human Rights Network of Academies and Scholarly Societies have made a public statement concerning an Executive Order issued by U.S. President Donald Trump on January 27, […]

1 02, 2017

ICSU calls on United States govt to rescind Executive Order effectively banning entry to citizens of 7 countries

Joining many national and international organizations, the International Council for Science (ICSU) calls on the government of the United States of America to rescind the Executive Order “Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into […]

7 12, 2016

IAP for Research launching a project around the UN Sustainable Development Goals

The InterAcademy Council/IAP for Research is undertaking a three year project that will be framed around the global science community’s contribution to achieving the v (SDGs) of the United Nations.

The Policymaking for the SDGs meeting was […]