Appeal for a worldwide campaign and a World Day on March 15, 2017 http://www.insecurescience.org/blog Many organizations of scientists in the world are mobilizing against the increase in job precariousness and the decline in the quality of scientific and technical research. The job precariousness of scientists is growing, and as a result :  Living and working.. read more →

The right to energy is a fundamental right for all human beings and all populations of the earth. COP21, by the solemn act of 196 countries, gave birth to a great hope in the face of the gravity and urgency of the world climate situation. To fulfill this hope acts must be worthy of the.. read more →

22 Sep 2016
September 22, 2016

Safeguarding Peace

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The United Nations, NATO and geostrategic balances in Europe and elsewhere In the aftermath of WWII that brought such extraordinary suffering and destruction to almost every country on Earth, a representative group of scientific workers that included renowned founders of the WFSW, took upon themselves the all-important task of mobilizing their fellow workers and public.. read more →

Call to all scientific workers’ organizations Load pdf document Let us prepare together in all countries a “World Day against the precariousness of scientific workers and in favour of a scientific research at the service of people”. This action should occur by the end of 2016. The main motivations for this action stand out: In.. read more →

  The WFSW condemns the horrible attacks, the veritable massacres for which the ISIL (Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, also called “Daesh”) has claimed credit. In a few weeks, from Ankara to Paris, as well as Sharm-el-Sheik and Beirut, victims number in the hundreds. The WFSW shares the emotion that has swept the.. read more →

By Frederico Carvalho This document was adopted by the WFSW 85th Executive Council Download the entire pdf post Looking back at the recent past, one could argue that the emergence of a collective consciousness about the social responsibility that comes with scientific knowledge is largely rooted in the prospects of the military use of “atomic.. read more →

15 May 2015
May 15, 2015

On the climate coalition 21

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After discussing the challenges linked to the climate urgency concerning mankind and the planet, the WFSW urges dissemination and support for the proposals that it will put forward at the “CLIMATE 21 COALITION” (an international movement of citizens created in order to weigh upon the decisions of the COP 21) of which it is a.. read more →

15 May 2015
May 15, 2015

THE IRAN NUCLEAR AGREEMENT

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The World Federation of Scientific Workers (WFSW) welcomes and enthusiastically endorses the historic agreement between the Islamic Republic of Iran, the European Union and P5+1 (Five Permanent Members of the United Nations Security Council and Germany), “The Parameters for a Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA)”, concluded on 2 April, 2015, in Lausanne, Switzerland; The WFSW takes.. read more →

For many decades, the dangers associated with the use of nuclear explosives in warfare have been a major concern of the World Federation of Scientific Workers. The design of nuclear weapons of increasing sophistication and yield, its production and stockpiling by a handful of states has been and is going on since the very first.. read more →

Appeal of the International Secretariat of the WFSW to the affiliated organisations Download pdf Document   UNESCO has just launched a “call for contributions for a revision” of the Recommendation concerning the condition of scientific workers adopted in 1974. From now until November 1, 2014 comments may be addressed to UNESCO, which will publish them… read more →