Science, Engineering & Medicine - Working Toward a Better World
International Activities of the U.S. National Academies
    

Voices That Leaders Listen To 

Using the common language of science, the U.S. National Academies work cooperatively with scientists, engineers, and medical professionals worldwide to address unprecedented challenges that threaten the health and welfare of all people, as well as the planet on which we live. The National Academies’ extensive efforts in international outreach are concentrated in four main areas: 

Global Challenges



  Energy and the Environment
  Global Health
  Water Resources
  Agriculture and Food Security
bullet against white  International Security
bullet against white  Population
bullet against white  G Science/G8 Statements
bullet against white  Human Rights

 

Capacity Building



  Cooperative Program with
    Pakistan
  African Science Academies
bullet against white  Visiting Math Lecturer Program
    in Cambodia
  Humanitarian Relief Efforts
bullet against white  Improved Road Safety
bullet against white  Science-based Decision Making
    for Sustainability
bullet against white  Science Academies' Promotion 
    of Human Rights 

 

Scientific Cooperation



bullet against white  IANAS Fellowship
bullet against white  Building Bridges in the Middle 
    East
bullet against white  Cooperation with Iran
bullet against white  Human Rights
bullet against white  Frontiers of Science and
    Engineering Symposia
bullet against white  Travel Grants
bullet against white  Intl.Conference on Women's
    Issues in Transportation

Advising the U.S. Government


bullet against white  Science & Technology in Foreign 
    Policy
bullet against white  Health
bullet against white  Science and Security

 

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