RSC Approves IAP Report

IAP: the global network of science academies is a network of 106 academies of science from more than 100 countries around the world, and the Royal Society of Canada is a proud and active member. The IAP recently released a report on the Post-2015 development agenda that was approved by the RSC and other member academies. The communiqué, approved August 26, 2013, is a response to the Report of the High Level Panel of Eminent Persons on the post-2015 development agenda—“A New Global Partnership”. Among the feedback provided, the document also focuses on the leading role national science academies can play in delivering advice about the critical global issues and their potential solutions.

Read the full communiqué here.