Climate Change Education initiatives in addition to looking at causes of climate change need to expand to focus more on mitigation and adaptation, and help students understand that mitigation is not only crucial for future
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EU and national authorities need to act now to support the health of migrants, according to European academy networks ALLEA and FEAM in their joint statement Statement on Migration and Health (pdf). This situation has
Europe’s top scientists agree that a radical change is coming in how we produce and distribute food, to ensure food security and deliver healthy diets for all. A new report from SAPEA lays out the
The current COVID-19 outbreak was first reported on 31 December 2019. On 11 March 2020 the World Health Organization (WHO) declared a pandemic. Today, under the InterAcademy Partnership (IAP), 140 medical, scientific and engineering academies
Dr Arto Miettinen was appointed as the Academy Secretary of the Council of Finnish Academies (CoFA). He started in the position on 2 March, 2020. Dr Miettinen holds a PhD in geology and paleontology, and
The European Academies' Science Advisory Council (EASAC) warn that current efforts to resolve the plastics crisis are ineffective and misleading. Policymakers and industry must address conflicts in the whole system, from production to end-of-life. “Reducing
The European Academies of Science and Medicine call for evidence-based diagnosis and therapy in response to the WHO inclusion of Traditional Chinese Medicine in its standard framework. “Just because the World Health Organisation includes a
European Academies call for Excellence, Fairness and Openness in the Implementation of Horizon Europe
ALLEA, the European Federation of Academies of Sciences and Humanities, submitted a statement to the European Commission calling for a strong and well-resourced framework programme guided by principles of excellence, fairness and openness, and making
EASAC’s Environmental Experts call for international action to restrict climate-damaging forest bioenergy schemes
The international peer-reviewed journal "Global Change Biology - Bioenergy" has just published a paper authored by 15 of EASAC’s Environmental Experts on the serious mismatches between science and policy on forest bioenergy. This is based
“The meeting in Lindau is different” – Staffan Dahlström’s impressions of the 69th Nobel Laureate Meeting
69th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting took place 30 June – 5 July, 2019. The Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings foster the exchange among scientists of different generations, cultures, and disciplines. This year 39 Nobel Laureates and