ISC call for nominations of the Scientific Committee members of the Urban Health and Wellbeing Programme (UHWB)

01. 07. 2022

Scientific Committee will define the strategic and thematic priorities of the UHWB programme within the framework of its new Science Plan for the period 2021-2025. It will continue to work on the development of new systems approaches to better understand cities as complex systems and the impact of the urban environment on human health and well-being. SC usually meets twice a year, at least once in person, and is hosted by the Institute for Urban Environment of the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Xiamen. However, the UHWB programme covers travel and accommodation for committee members.

If you are interested, please contact the secretariat of your institute for further information. The internal deadline for submission is 12 July 2022.

For more information see: ISC Call

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The Czech Academy of Sciences (the CAS)

The mission of the CAS

The primary mission of the CAS is to conduct research in a broad spectrum of natural, technical and social sciences as well as humanities. This research aims to advance progress of scientific knowledge at the international level, considering, however, the specific needs of the Czech society and the national culture.

President of the CAS

Prof. Eva Zažímalová has started her second term of office in May 2021. She is a respected scientist, and a Professor of Plant Anatomy and Physiology.

She is also a part of GCSA of the EU.