Renounce war or perish! World peace or death! We appeal as human beings to human beings: Remember your humanity, and forget the rest.Watch the WAAS@60 Documentary
This International Congress is held at Bucharest, Romania on October 12 – 14, 2022, organized by University of Bucharest, Black Sea Universities Network, Balkan Universities Association, the World Academy of Art & Science, and the World University Consortium.
IYBSSD 2022 conference will be conducted at Belgrade, Serbia from September 19–22, 2022. It will focus on the links between basic sciences and the Sustainable Development Goals.
This one-day conference forms part of the Global Campaign for Human Security of the World Academy of Art & Science in collaboration with the UN Human Security Unit and it builds on 25 years of work by the UN including the 2022 UNDP Report New Threats to Human Security in the Anthropocene.
It’s time to think globally about the future of education.
Building on insights from the UN-WAAS project on Global Leadership in the 21st Century, this conference examines advances in global higher education urgently needed to strengthen multilateralism, accelerate the implementation of the 17 SDGs, and promote Sustainable Human Security for all.
The Jena Declaration (TJD) is a call to mobilize citizens around the world in transformations to sustainable living, enabling rapid implementation of the SDGs before 2030. Prominent scientists, teachers, and artists were joined by next-generation spokespersons from around the world. They explained the urgent need for this action now, what needs to be done, pathways to success and next steps.
WAAS Mentors: Five Big Ideas to Transform Outdated Thinking and Action Webinar #3 on July 16, 2021 We are in the 21st Century of Existential Risk, most immediately the COVID-19 pandemicThe tentative Big Five that youth can and should embrace: In addition to a VUCA world, we live in a world of infoglut – too many …
Global Social Transformations and the Limits to Growth in the 21st century June 15, 2021 The COVID-19 pandemic and accelerated onset of Climate Change confirm that the need for coordinated global action has never been greater or more urgent. This global moment is without precedent. For the first time in history the understanding and aspirations …
WAAS Mentors: TAO of finance Webinar #2 on May 26, 2021 Stefan Brunnhuber is the Program Director of the WAAS Expert Group on Innovative Financial Strategies. Dr. Brunnhuber, Member of the WAAS Board of Trustees, is a socio-economist and psychiatrist who has been actively engaged in the activities for WAAS for the past five years. As an …
Science as a Social Good Webinar #2 on May 24, 2021 The accelerating pace of scientific development has generated a widening gap and mismatch between technological capabilities, fragmented public policies, ethical standards, social equity and our capacity for cultural adaptation. New organizational models for research, policy-making, regulation and implementation are needed to identify high …
Latin-American Meeting Perspectives on Post Pandemic Online Meeting on May 12-14, 2021 The WAAS regional event “Perspectives on Post Pandemic” was organized to examine different perspectives on social, economic, political, educational and environmental matters, taking into account the plurality of realities in Latin America. Despite the sizable number of studies and analysis inspired by …
WAAS Mentors: Mind, Thinking, Creativity Webinar #1 on Apr 16, 2021 Mind is humanity’s vital instrument for seeking knowledge. This webinar explored the nature of mind and its untapped potential, the ways of knowing, the limits to thinking and rationality, and the essence and achievements of creativity, which are essential for addressing the challenges confronting humanity …