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BISO Home > U.S. National Commitees Managed by BISO > ICSU-Related Activities at NAS Outside of BISO

ICSU-RELATED ACTIVITIES AT THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES HOUSED OUTSIDE OF BISO

Committee on Data for Science and Technology (CODATA)
NRC Board on Research Data and Information (BRDI) serves as the USNC.  

Committee on Space Research (COSPAR)
NRC Space Studies Board serves as the USNC.

International Brain Research Organization (IBRO)
USNC is jointly appointed by the Society for Neuroscience and the National Academy of Sciences;
NAS responsible staff may be contacted within the Board on Life Sciences.

International Council for Laboratory Animal Science (ICLAS)
NRC Institute for Laboratory Animal Research participates in ICLAS activities.

International Geosphere-Biosphere Program (IGBP)
NRC Committee on Global Change Research serves as the USNC.

International Human Dimensions of Global Change Program (IHDP)
NRC Committee on the Human Dimensions of Global Change serves as the USNC.

International Union Against Cancer (UICC)
USNC is housed in NRC Board on Life Sciences.

International Geographical Union (IGU)
NRC Geographical Sciences Committee serves as the USNC.

International Union of Nutritional Sciences (IUNS)
USNC housed in the IOM Food and Nutrition Board.

Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
NRC Polar Research Board serves as the USNC.

Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR)
NRC Ocean Studies Board serves as the USNC.

Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment (SCOPE)
USNC housed in the NRC Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology.

Scientific Committee on Solar-Terrestrial Physics (SCOSTEP)
NRC Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate provides oversight of and representation of U.S. interests in SCOSTEP.

World Data Center (WDC)
NRC Committee on Geophysical and Environmental Data serves as the USNC. 

 

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant Number IIA-1332689. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.
 
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