The World Academy is incorporated in the State of California and has Fellows elected from 86 different countries. WAAS is recognized by the US Internal Revenue Service as a tax exempt Public Charity under section 501(c)(3).The Academy has introduced annual dues of US$225/year for Fellows and Associate Fellows and US$115/year for Junior Fellows. In its latest …

Talks The role of water vapor phase transitions generated by forests in cooling the atmosphere: Can forests regenerate a healthy climate? Abstract Global climate change has two manifestations, global warming and global climate destabilization including an increasing frequency of weather extremes with floods and droughts. While a major part of global warming is robustly linked …

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The International Decade of Sciences for Sustainable Development started on January 1, 2024. Michel Spiro, President of the International Union of Pure and Applied Physics, Carlos Alvarez Pereira, Secretary General of the Club of Rome, Steven Hartman, Executive Director of BRIDGES Sustainability Science Coalition and Nebojsa Neskovic are part of the Working Group preparing the …

WAAS@64, an international conference and general assembly will be held online on May 15 & 16 and June 26 & 27, 2024. We will create a framework of programs and activities in support of the UN SDGs, peace and human security for all.

The 148th Assembly of the IPU in Geneva from March 23-27, 2024, will address parliamentary diplomacy, adopt resolutions on autonomous weapons’ impact and climate action partnerships, and include a session by the Committee on the Human Rights of Parliamentarians.

Online | February 28, 2024 from 1:00 to 2:30 pm CET Introduction In August 2023, the United Nations (UN) General Assembly proclaimed the International Decade of Sciences for Sustainable Development, from 2024 to 2031. The task to lead the preparation and implementation of the activities within the Decade was given to UNESCO. This will be …

Grant Schreiber, Global Campaign Manager, Human Security For All The lines between the physical and digital worlds will blur in the not-so-distant future. The fusion of advanced technology and the evolving needs of humanity has already begun a paradigm shift, which will further highlight the intricate relationship between human security and innovation. At the heart …

February 2024 Highlights of CES 2024 This video prepared by Grant Schreiber, Campaign Manager of HS4A was presented by the President of Consumer Technology Association at the Technology Leadership Dinner of about a 1000 invitees and aired many times at the beginning of many of the hundreds of seminar sessions conducted at CES 2024. Gary …

Nov 13-15 2023 Presentations from a three-day meeting of the Board of Trustees on the Strategic Planning Process (SPP) at the Academy of Athens in Greece during November 13-15, 2023. This meeting examined the circumstances and original intention which led to the founding of the Academy in 1960, an overview of its development over the …

10:00-10:45 Security and Global Governance – How to Reach Sustainable Peace and Human Security Moderators: Ana Jerković and Zvonimir Šikić Introduction: Ana Jerković, Pugwash Croatia Vice-President, World Academy of Art and Science Associate Fellow 10:45-11:45 The Role of Europe in Global Multipolarity 11:45-12:00 – Break 12:00-13:00 The New World Order – Emerging Economies and Superpowers …

This conference is co-organized by Pugwash Croatia and WAAS, to discuss sustainable peace and human security, global multipolarity, the new world order, nuclear security and science diplomacy.

  ACADEMY NEWS PUBLICATIONS Catalytic   Strategies   for   Conscious   Social Transformation: Leadership in Thought. Edited by Garry Jacobs, Ivo Slaus, Juri Engelbrecht and Alberto Zucconi with contributions by 30 Fellows of WAAS. Cambridge Scholars Publishing 2023, UK A collection of essays originally published in Cadmus Journal examines a decade of thought and work by 30 WAAS …

Dec 2023 WAAS Newsletter December 2023     WAAS Strategic Planning For the Future On November 13-15, 2023, the WAAS Board of Trustees met at the Academy of Athens in Greece to examine the progress of the Academy over the past decade and identify high-potential impact initiatives for the next five years. The Board recognized Human …

Dec 2023 WAAS Newsletter December 2023     WAAS Strategic Planning For the Future On November 13-15, 2023, the WAAS Board of Trustees met at the Academy of Athens in Greece to examine the progress of the Academy over the past decade and identify high-potential impact initiatives for the next five years. The Board recognized Human …

At COP28, HS4A advocates the European Green Deal, emphasizing social cohesion, job creation. They emphasized the skills challenge related to the 17 SDGs through a cross-disciplinary approach and highlight the impact of ongoing wars on hindering eco-friendly innovations, emphasizing the need for environmental progress.

Technology for Human Security is the central theme of CES 2024 held in Las Vegas, USA on January 9–12, 2024. It is the world’s largest technology event spotlighting cutting-edge technologies and pioneering innovators in the tech realm.

The Science Diplomacy and Human Security nexus by revisiting the science diplomacy landscape within the scientific enterprise historically and in the current science-related socioeconomic development scene, taking-into-account all main dimensions of Human Security