Prof. Guoxiong Wu was elected the Ordinary Member of the Executive Board (EB) of International Council for Science (ICSU).
The 30th General Assembly of International Council for Science (ICSU) was held on 27-30 September in Rome, Italy. IAP Prof. Guoxiong Wu was elected the Ordinary Member of the Executive Board (EB) of ICSU. 14 candidates were nominated by the national delegates and Prof. Wu and three other scientists from UK, Brazil, and France were elected on 30 September. Prof. Congbin Fu was also elected the EB member in 2005 and 2008. Our sincere thanks and congratulations go to Chinese scientists who have been contributing to the international science collaboration!
ICSU is a non-governmental organization with a global membership of national scientific bodies (121 Members, representing 141 countries) and International Scientific Unions (30 Members). ICSU’s mission is to strengthen international science for the benefit of society. A General Assembly of all Members is convened every three years.