28 Dec 2016
December 28, 2016

Apple of Neswizh

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By Vyacheslav Vdovin Vice-President of WFSW In September 2016 that happened to be a month of apple plenty (and the history of apples has long been interwoven with the history of science and knowledge, as we see in the Biblical story of the fall or the anecdote about Isaac Newton), the capital city of Belarus.. read more →

By Dr Jean-Paul Lainé, President of WFSW This address was given on the occasion of an international day of reflection organized by the Autonomous University of Barcelona on the theme: “Strategies to achieve scientific excellence“   What excellence are we talking about? Can excellence be intrinsic, detached from everything? First of all, I would like.. read more →

download  ec86introductoyreport-jpl Summary I. Introduction II. The international situation II.1. The dominant characteristics II. 2. Understand so as to fight more effectively and find solutions. II.3. The democratic challenge III. The situation in the field of science III.1. Science in the sense of all types of knowledge III.2. Policies for the sciences, the condition of.. read more →

27 Apr 2016
April 27, 2016

The WFSW Newsletter – no 08

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Please download the pdf:The_WFSW_Newsletter_no08 Summary Editorial The WFSW and the reform of the UNO Outer space : letter to Ban Ki-Moon On the threat of nuclear war On chemical weapons   read more →

01 Feb 2016
February 1, 2016

The WFSW and an UNO reform

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The United Nations Organization does not play fully the role for which it was created. Many voices, including the ones of certain Member States are asking for its reform, The Scientific community is concerned with the role of the United Nations: Scientific workers are citizens but, in addition, their professional competences can be requested, for.. read more →

08 Dec 2015
December 8, 2015

Proposals for COP 21

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By J.Rome Chastanet This French document has been submitted during the COP21   read more →

On May 2015, before the meeting of  85th session of its  Executive Council, WFSW has organized a symposium on the theme: “The Solution for Energy , our Key to Survival” . Many documents produced are available on the site http://congresses.icmab.es/solving-for-energy-2015/ 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 →

SECOND INTERNATIONAL FORUM OF NGOS IN OFFICIAL PARTNERSHIP WITH UNESCO Access to water for all in Africa A fundamental human right Yamoussoukro (Cote d’Ivoire), 30 and 31 July 2014 We must reach decision-makers outside the Water box’ to provide them with tools to understand the consequences of their decisions and to highlight alternative ways forward.”.. read more →

27 Jul 2014
July 27, 2014

Statement of the WFSW on Gaza

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For two weeks now, thousands of raids by air, land and sea have sown daily panic in Gaza and have killed more than 1000 persons (by July 27th, 2014), mostly civilians, particularly women and children. The suffering inflicted on the population of Gaza is intolerable. This is added to the virtual imprisonment of a million.. read more →