Members of ICSU and ISSC vote to merge

At a historic joint meeting, members of two leading international science councils, ICSU and ISSC, voted to merge, launching a process that will see the formation of a single global entity called the International Science Council that unites the scientific community, including all social and natural sciences and whose vision will be to advance all sciences as a global public good.

For IUPAC, President Natalia Tarasova and Past President Mark Cesa took part in the meeting. IUPAC is one of 31 Unions Member of ICSU.

Read ICSU release of 26 Oct 2017