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The "IIASA 50th Anniversary Science Diplomacy Event - the Need for International Scientific Cooperation and Multilateralism" was held on 14 June 2022 in Vienna, Austria. It brought together members of the research community, experts, representatives of the diplomatic corps and international organizations. The Vienna Statement on Science Diplomacy emerged from the discussions held during this event. 

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Vienna Statement on Science Diplomacy

The Signatories to this Statement,

Recognising that Science Diplomacy uses scientific collaborations among nations and peoples to address common and shared problems and to build constructive international partnerships to this end;

Acknowledging that international scientific cooperation was crucial in maintaining relations between antagonistic parties during the Cold War and beyond. Now is the time for the world community to boost international scientific cooperation, and in response to current major challenges, inter alia, climate change, the global pandemic, and armed conflict, not to withdraw from such informal diplomacy, but to strengthen it;

Believing that this objective can best be achieved through international co-operation based on the universal values of science and bridge-building across a broad group of relevant stakeholders;

Being convinced that science, technology, and innovation, if wisely directed, can benefit all humankind;

Appreciating that international collaboration between national and international institutions promotes co-operation between nations and is necessary to ensure sustainable development;

Supporting measures for scientific support and provision of infrastructure to address emerging global and regional challenges through cooperation and collaborative work;

Recognising activities of institutions worldwide in the field of science diplomacy, both practicing science diplomacy in their everyday activities, or doing research on science diplomacy, or teaching science diplomacy as a discipline; and

Recalling the Madrid Declaration on Science Diplomacy from 2019 that emphasises the benefits science diplomacy can bring to tackling the global challenges of our time and outlines the principles needed to foster science diplomacy worldwide;

Hereby, resolve to actively collaborate in advancing and implementing the fundamental principles of Science Diplomacy for the benefit of humanity.

The Signatories shall actively work towards ensuring conditions that allow them to fulfil their commitments and mandates to promote (i) freedom and access in the conduct of science; (ii) free and open exchange of scientific ideas and information; (iii) open access to publications, and other knowledge and research findings; (iv) research integrity and societal responsibility of science; and (v) freedom of cooperation across borders for individuals participating in research/scientific activities.

The Signatories reject discrimination, violence, and harassment of any kind, including that based on factors such as religion, ethnic origin, geographical location, language, citizenship, politics, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or age.

In witness whereof the undersigned have signed and support the objectives of this Vienna Statement on Science Diplomacy.

14 June 2022
Vienna, Austria

The signatories of the Vienna Statement on Science Diplomacy

The list is in alphabetical order and is continuously updated.
The signatories are signing on an individual basis and their signatures do not necessarily mean endorsement by any institution.



  • Michael Clegg, Professor Emeritus, University of California, Irvine (UC Irvine); Chair of the Council of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA); Chair of the U.S. Committee for IIASA, U.S. National Academy of Sciences, USA
  • Sir Peter Gluckman, President of the International Science Council (ISC)
  • Tarja Halonen, 11th President of the Republic of Finland, Member of the UN Secretary-General’s High-Level Advisory Board on Mediation
  • Teresa Indjein, Director General for International Cultural Relations at the Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs of the Republic of Austria
  • Ban Ki-moon, 8th UN Secretary-General, Co-chair of the Ban Ki-moon Centre for Global Citizens
  • Christian Köberl, Professor, University of Vienna; IIASA Council member for Austria
  • Paul W. Meerts, Senior Research Associate at Clingendael – Netherlands Institute of International Relations, Visiting Professor at College of Europe in Bruges, Belgium
  • Jan Marco Müller, Coordinator Science Diplomacy and Multilateral Relations, DG Research and Innovation, European Commission
  • Romain Murenzi for UNESCO-TWAS, The World Academy of Sciences for the advancement of science in developing countries
  • Jeffrey Sachs, Director of the Center for Sustainable Development at Columbia University, USA
  • Albert van Jaarsveld, Director General of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)


Other signatories:

  • Uzma Alam, Independent Consultant, Africa Institute for Health Policy
  • Elena Alekseenkova, Leading Research Fellow and Head of the Center for Italian Studies, Institute of Europe, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
  • Mihail Arandarenko, Professor of Economics, Belgrade University, Serbia
  • Nicole Arbour, Executive Director, Belmont Forum, Uruguay
  • Priscilla Baker, Member, Academy of Science South Africa (ASSAf); Co-director, International Associated Laboratory – SENERGYLAB; Senior Professor, University of the Western Cape, South Africa
  • Françoise Baylis, Distinguished Research Professor, Dalhousie University, Canada; Member of the Governing Board, International Science Council
  • Lynn Beckwith, President, Automation Consultants Inc., USA
  • Paul Arthur Berkman, Associated Fellow, United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR); President, Science Diplomacy Center; Associate Director of Science Diplomacy, Harward University, USA
  • Rasmus Gjedssø Bertelsen, Professor of Northern Studies, Barents Chair in Politics, UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Norway
  • Rose Boswell, Professor, National Research Foundation, South Africa
  • Emil Brix, Director, Diplomatic Academy of Vienna, Austria
  • Viktor Bruckman, IIASA NMO Secretary for Austria, Austrian Academy of Sciences (OeAW); President of the Division on Energy, Resources and the Environment, European Geosciences Union (EGU)
  • Ismael Buchanan, Vice Chairperson, Pan African Movement Rwanda Chapter; Senior Lecturer, University of Rwanda, Rwanda
  • Jürgen Busch, Head of Humanities, Social and Health Sciences, Ludwig Boltzmann Gesellschaft (LBG), Austria
  • E. William Colglazier, Former Science and Technology Adviser to the U.S. Secretary of State, USA
  • Margaret Goud Collins, Executive Director, Friends of IIASA, USA
  • Françoise Combes, Chair of Galaxies and Cosmology, Collège de France, France; 2021 L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Award Laureate
  • Saths Cooper, President, Pan-African Psychology Union (PAPU); Board Member, South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC); Chair, Robben Island Museum, South Africa
  • Elke Dall, Senior Researcher and Project Manager, Centre for Social Innovation (ZSI), Austria; Founding Chair, EU Science Diplomacy Alliance
  • Roger P. Deane, DSI/NRF SARAO Chair in Radio Astronomy, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
  • Rafael Gustavo Miranda Delgado, Professor, Los Andes University, Venezuela
  • Xiang Zheng Deng, Director, Center for Chinese Agricultural Policy; Director, Research Laboratory on Environmental Management, Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
  • Fan Deshang, General Secretary, Center for Global Governance Studies, Peking University, China
  • Stephen Devereux, SARChI Chair in Social Protection for Food Security, University of the Western Cape, South Africa
  • Pearl Dykstra,former Deputy Chair of the Group of Chief Scientific Advisors to the European Commission; Professor, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • Luisa F. Echeverría-King, Researcher, Corporación Universitaria del Caribe (CECAR), Colombia;Advisor, National Training Service (SENA), Colombia
  • Heinz W. Engl, Rector, University of Vienna, Austria
  • Sabiha Yusuf Essack, DST/NRF South African Research Chair (SARChI) in Antibiotic Resistance and One Health, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Jahou Samba Faal, Secretary General, Association of Technical Universities and Polytechnics in Africa (ATUPA)
  • Ulrike Famira-Mühlberger, Deputy Director and Senior Economist, Austrian Institute of Economic Research (WIFO), Austria
  • Pedro Figueroa, President, DiploCientifica - the Science Diplomacy Network and Observatory in Latin America and the Caribbean
  • Ramin Forghani, Doctoral Researcher, Institute of Political Science, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
  • Michael Lysander Fremuth, Scientific Director, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Fundamental and Human Rights, Austria
  • Patricia J. Garcia, former Minister of Health of Peru; Professor, School of Public Health, Cayetano Heredia University (UPCH), Peru
  • Mellony Graven, South African Numeracy Chair, Rhodes University, South Africa
  • Martin Gerzabek, President, Christian Doppler Research Association (CDG), Austria
  • Andrei Gorokhov, Editor-in-chief, Russian Political Science journal, Russia
  • Anne Goujon, Population and Just Societies Program Director, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
  • Thorvaldur Gylfason, Professor Emeritus, University of Iceland, Iceland
  • Sabine Haag, Director General, Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien (Art History Museum Vienna); President, Austrian UNESCO Commission, Austria
  • Heide Hackmann, Interim Director, Future Africa, University of Pretoria, South Africa
  • Jim W Hall, Director of Research, School of Geography and the Environment, University of Oxford, UK
  • Pirkko Hämäläinen, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Finland to the Republic of Austria; Permanent Representative of the Republic of Finland to the International Organizations in Vienna
  • Timothy Hardcastle, Head, Clinical Department Trauma and Burns, Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital and Durban University of Technology (DoH) – University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN), South Africa
  • Mathias Harzhauser, Head of Geological-Paleontological Department, Natural History Museum Vienna, Austria
  • Hubert Hasenauer, Head, Institute of Silviculture, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU), Austria
  • Roman Hoffmann, Social Cohesion, Health, and Wellbeing Research Group Leader, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
  • Leen Hordijk, Professor Emeritus, Wageningen University & Research (WUR), Netherlands
  • Mahouton Norbert Hounkonnou, President of the Network of African Science Academies (NASAC); President of the International Chair in Mathematical Physics and Applications (ICMPA), University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin
  • Alik Ismail-Zadeh, former Secretary General, International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG); Inaugural Secretary, International Science Council (ISC); Senior Research Fellow, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
  • Jonathan D. Jansen, President, Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf), South Africa
  • Matthias Jonas, Senior Research Scholar, Advancing Systems Analysis Program, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
  • Pavel Kabat, Secretary-General, Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP), France
  • Taher Kahil, Water Security Research Group Leader, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
  • Harald Kainz, Rector, Graz University of Technology, Austria
  • Miho Kamei, Researcher, Integrated Sustainability Centre, Institute for Global Environmental Strategies, Japan
  • Quarraisha Abdool Karim, Associate Scientific Director, Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa (CAPRISA); Co-Chair, 10-Member Group to support the Technology Facilitation Mechanism (TFM), United Nations; Special Ambassador for Adolescents and HIV, UNAIDS; Pro Vice-Chancellor, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Salim S. Abdool Karim, Director, Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa (CAPRISA) and CAPRISA Professor of Global Health at Columbia University; Vice-President, International Science Council (ISC)
  • Helen Kavvadia, Researcher in Residence, Institute of Political Science University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
  • Yoichi Kaya, Advisor, Research Institute of Innovative Technology for the Earth (RITE), Japan
  • Marko Keskinen, Associate Professor, Aalto University, Finland
  • Ayesha BM Kharsany, Professor, Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa (CAPRISA), South Africa
  • Makobetsa Khati, Executive Director of Research Chairs and Centers of Excellence, National Research Foundation, South Africa
  • Aftab Ahmad Khokher, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to the Republic of Austria; Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to the International Organizations in Vienna
  • Gottfried Kirchengast, Founding Director, Wegener Center for Climate and Global Change, and Speaker, Climate Change Graz, University of Graz, Austria
  • Dirk-Jan Koch, Chief Science Officer, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of the Netherlands
  • Nadejda Komendantova, Cooperation and Transformative Governance Research Group Leader, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
  • Erika Kraemer-Mbula, Chair holder of the DSI/NRF/Newton Fund Trilateral Chair in Transformative Innovation, the Fourth Industrial Revolution and Sustainable Development, College of Business and Economics, University of Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Helga Kromp-Kolb, Professor, Centre for Global Change and Sustainability, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU), Austria
  • Michael Kuhn, Economic Frontiers Program Director, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
  • Devenie Latchmanan, Head of Compliance, Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa (CAPRISA), South Africa
  • Martin Lees, former Secretary General, Club of Rome, Switzerland
  • Roger Levien, President, Friends of IIASA, USA
  • Maggi J Linington, Deputy Vice Chancellor, Vaal University of Technology, South Africa
  • Terry Linkletter, Professor, Central Washington University, USA
  • Elke Loichinger, Head, Research Group Global and Regional Population Dynamics, Federal Institute for Population Research (BiB), Germany
  • Mauricio Antonio Lopes, former President, Senior Scientist, Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation - Embrapa, Brazil
  • Wolfgang Lutz, Interim Deputy Director General for Science, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA); Founding Director, Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital (IIASA, OeAW, University of Vienna); Professor of Demography, Department of Demography, University of Vienna, Austria
  • Catriona Ida Macleod, SARChI Chair of Critical Studies in Sexualities and Reproduction, Rhodes University, South Africa
  • Fazal M Mahomed, Director, DSI-NRF Centre of Excellence in Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
  • Tinyiko Maluleke, Vice Chancellor and Principal, Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa
  • Heinz Mayer, Professor and former Dean, Faculty of Law, University of Vienna, Austria
  • Claire Mays, Institut Symlog de France, France; Executive Director, H2020 InsSciDE.eu; former Co-Chair, EU Science Diplomacy Alliance
  • Gordon McBean, former President, International Science Council (ISC); Director for Policy, Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction, Western University, Canada
  • Dennis Meadows, Emeritus Professor and former Director of the Institute for Policy and Social Science Research, University of New Hampshire, USA
  • Reinhard Mechler, Systemic Risk and Resilience Research Group Leader, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
  • Christoph Meinel, Director and CEO, Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany
  • Henning Melber, Extraordinary Professor, University of Pretoria, South Africa; President, European Association of Development Research and Training Institutes (EADI)
  • Kirti Menon, Senior Director, Division for Teaching Excellence, University of Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Thandi Mgwebi, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Nelson Mandela University
  • Jerry Miller, President, Science for Decisions LLC, USA
  • Khotso Mokhele, Chair of the Advisory Council, African Open Science Platform
  • Kebogile Mokwena, NRF Research Chair in Substance Abuse and Population Mental Health, Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University, South Africa
  • Maggy NB Momba, SARChI Chair for Water Quality and Wastewater Management, Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa
  • KC Moon, Distinguished Professor, Korea University, Republic of Korea
  • Ana Elorza Moreno, Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology (FECYT) Coordinator, Office for Science and Technology, Spanish Congress of Deputies, Spain
  • Lynn Morris, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
  • Sibusiso Moyo, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Durban University of Technology, South Africa
  • Goshtasb Mozafari, Advisor in City Diplomacy and Local Governance, Tehran Municipality, Iran
  • Khumbulani Mpofu, NRF SARChI Research Chair in Future Transport Manufacturing Technologies, Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa
  • Patricia Mussi-Mailer, Administrative Director, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Fundamental and Human Rights, Austria
  • Adil Najam, Dean Emeritus and Professor, Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies, Boston University, USA
  • Nebojsa Nakicenovic, Emeritus Research Scholar, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA); Deputy Chair, Group of Chief Scientific Advisors to the European Commission
  • Busisiwe Ncama, Deputy Vice Chancellor and Head of College of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Bongani Ncube, DSI-NRF/WRC SARChI Chair in Governance and Economics for Water and Sanitation Sector Institutions, Cape Peninsula University of Technology, South Africa
  • Fulufhelo Nelwamondo, Chief Executive Officer, National Research Foundation, South Africa
  • Wolfgang Neubauer, Director, Ludwig Boltzmann Institut for Archaeological Science and Virtual Archaeology (LBI ArchPro), Austria
  • Chris Nhlapo, Vice-Chancellor and Principal, Cape Peninsula University of Technology, South Africa
  • Josef Niebauer, President, Austrian Association of Prevention and Rehabilitation; Chair, Section of Sports Cardiology, European Association of Preventive Cardiology, European Society of Cardiology; Chair of the Institute of Sports Medicine, Prevention and Rehabilitation and Research Institute of Molecular Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation, Paracelsus Medical University (PMU), Austria
  • Guillermo Gutiérrez Nieto, Counsellor, Permanent Delegation of Mexico to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
  • Sten Nilsson, Chief Executive Officer, Forest Sector Insights; Member, Royal Swedish Academy of Agriculture and Forestry, Sweden and Foreign Member, Lithuanian Academy of Sciences, Lithuania
  • Sir Paul Nurse, 2001 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine laureate; Director and Chief Executive Officer, Francis Crick Institute, UK
  • Carol Anne o’Brien, Development Phase Implementation Manager, Science Diplomacy Capital for Africa (SDCfA), South Africa
  • Taikan Oki, Professor and Special Advisor to the President, Graduate School of Engineering, University of Tokyo, Japan
  • Ariadna Garza Ortiz, Professor, Autonomous University of Campeche, Mexico
  • Anshu Padayachee, Chief Executive Officer, Technological Higher Education Network South Africa (THENSA), South Africa
  • Vathi Papu-Zamxaka, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa
  • Francesco Petruccione, Interim Director, National Institute for Theoretical and Computational Sciences (NITheCS); Professor of Quantum Computing, Stellenbosch University, South Africa
  • Eric Piaget, Research Fellow, United Nations University Institute on Comparative Regional Integration Studies (UNU-CRIS), Brugge, Belgium; Co-Chair, EU Science Diplomacy Alliance
  • Gansen Pillay, former Council Vice Chair, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), and Honorary IIASA Scholar
  • Uwe Christian Plachetka, Agricultural Anthropologist and Historian, Association of Historians of Latin America and the Caribbean; Visiting Professor, Autonomous University of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • Christiane Pohn-Hufnagl, Chief Operations Officer, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
  • Rémi Quirion, Quebec Chief Scientist, Canada; President, International Network for Governmental Science Advice (INGSA)
  • Olegas Riapolovas, Chief Executive Officer, N.I. Veduta Strategic Planning Scientific School (Russia), Lithuania
  • Daya Reddy, Former President, International Science Council (ISC); International Advisory Board Chair, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation; Professor Emeritus, University of Cape Town, South Africa
  • Elisa P. Reis, Professor of Political Sociology, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ); Director, Interdisciplinary Research Network for the Study of Social Inequality (NIED), Brazil
  • Elena Repman, Professor, Guglielmo Marconi University; Chief Operations Officer, Pareto Academy, Italy
  • Marco Ricceri, Secretary General, EURISPES Institute, Italy
  • Mark Robinson, Tutor of Science Diplomacy, Centre for International Studies and Diplomacy, SOAS University of London, UK
  • Ylva Rodny-Gumede, Senior Director, Division for Internationalisation, University of Johannesburg, South Africa
  • José Ramón López-Portillo Romano, Science Diplomacy Adviser to Mexican Government; member of the 10-Member Group to support the Technology Facilitation Mechanism (TFM), United Nations
  • Janet Rossant, President and Scientific Director, Gairdner Foundation, Canada
  • Fatima Roumate, President, International Institute of Scientific Research; Professor, Mohammed V University, Morocco
  • Elena Rovenskaya, Advancing Systems Analysis Program Director, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
  • Samantha Sampson, SARChI Chair in Mycobactomics, Stellenbosch University, South Africa
  • Florian Schaffenrath, Director, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Neo-Latin Studies, Austria
  • Mary Scholes, Full Professor and NRF-DST Research Chair in Global Change and Applied Systems Analysis, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
  • David M. Serwadda, Professor, Makerere University School of Public Health (MUSPH), Uganda
  • John David Simnett, Director, Sustainable Energy Microsystems Community Interest Company, UK
  • Prabhpreet Singh, Assistant Professor of Law, Manipal University Jaipur, India
  • Rachael Jesika Singh, Deputy Vice-Chancellor for Research, Innovation and Partnerships, University of Limpopo, South Africa
  • Jan David Smeddinck, Co-Director & Principal Investigator, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Digital Health and Prevention (LBI-DHP), Austria
  • Youba Sokona, Vice-Chair, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
  • Himla Soodyall, Executive Officer, Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf), South Africa
  • Leena Srivastava, Deputy Director General for Science, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
  • Pradeep Srivastava, Executive Director, Technology Information Forecasting and Assessment Council (TIFAC), India
  • Matej Štefánik, Programme Manager, Section of Cross-border Cooperation Programmes, Ministry of Investments, Regional Development and Informatization of the Slovak Republic
  • Gianfranco Tamburelli, Senior Researcher, Institute of International Legal Studies, National Research Council of Italy, Italy
  • Antonella Di Trapani, Senior Analyst, OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA)
  • Radhika Trikha, Senior Policy Fellow, DST-Centre for Policy Research, Indian Institute of Sciences (IISc), India
  • Ivan Turok, NRF Research Chair, City-Region Economies, University of the Free State; Distinguished Research Fellow, Human Sciences Research Council; Honorary Professor, University of Glasgow, UK
  • Jean-Robert Tyran, Vice-Rector, University of Vienna, Austria
  • Diana Ürge-Vorsatz, Director, Center for Climate Change and Sustainable Energy Policy, Central European University (CEU)
  • Peter Valent, Director, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Hematology and Oncology (LBI HO), Austria
  • Judy van Biljon, Professor, University of South Africa, South Africa
  • Elena Veduta, Director, N.I. Veduta Strategic Planning Scientific School; Professor of Economics, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia;
  • Bettine van Vuuren, Senior Director for Strategic Initiatives and Administration, University of Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Gang Wang, Chair of the Department of Soil and Water Sciences, China Agricultural University, China
  • Peter Warren, former Executive Secretary, The Royal Society of London; Secretary at IIASA Charter signing ceremony in 1972, UK
  • Elke U. Weber, Professor, Princeton University, USA; member of IIASA Science Advisory Committee
  • Peter Weish, Human Ecologist, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU), Austria
  • Verena Winiwarter, Environmental Historian, Austrian Academy of Sciences (OeAW); Chairperson, Commission for Interdisciplinary Ecological Studies and the National Global Change Committee, Austria
  • Detlof von Winterfeldt, Professor, University of Southern California; Executive Director, USC Center for Sustainability Solutions, USA
  • Veronika Wittmann, Associate Professor, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria
  • Xiang Yang Xu, Director, Center of Resources and Environmental Policy Research, China University of Mining and Technology, China
  • Guli Yuldasheva, Professor, Coordination-Methodological Center on Contemporary History of Uzbekistan, Academy of Sciences of Uzbekistan, Uzbekistan
  • ZhongXiang Zhang, Founding Dean and Distinguished University Professor, Ma Yinchu School of Economics, Tianjin University, China
  • Xiao Ying Zheng, Dean, APEC Health Science Academy, Peking University (HeSAY), China
  • Tong Zhu, Dean, College of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, Peking University, China