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International Council of Scientific Unions


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    • us: ICSU (International Council of Scientific Unions)
    • us: I.C.S.U. (International Council of Scientific Unions)
    • us: International Council for Scientific Unions
    • us: Conseil international de recherches
    • us: Conseil international des unions scientifiques
    • us: CIUS (Conseil international des unions scientifiques)
    • us: C.I.U.S. (Conseil international des unions scientifiques)
    • us: Międzynarodowa Rada Unii Naukowych
    • us: Mezhdunarodnyĭ sovet nauchnykh soi︠u︡zov
    • us: MSNS (Mezhdunarodnyĭ sovet nauchnykh soi︠u︡zov)
    • us: M.S.N.S. (Mezhdunarodnyĭ sovet nauchnykh soi︠u︡zov)
    • us: Természettudományi Egyesületek Nemzetközi Tanácsa
    • us: Consejo Internacional de Unions Científicas
    • us: Kokusai Gakujutsu Rengō Kaigi
    • us: Mezinárodní rada vědeckých unií
    • us: Internationaler Rat der Wissenschaftlichen Vereinigungen
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    • found: SCAR Symp. on Antarctic Biol. (4th : 1983 : Wilderness, South Africa). Antarctic nutrient cycles and food webs, 1985:CIP t.p. (International Council for Scientific Unions (ICSU)) frwd. (International Council of Scientific Unions)
    • found: Szőke, J. Mi a CODATA? 1984:p. iii (Természettudományi Egyesületek Nemzetközi Tanácsa; International Council of Scientific Unions)
    • found: Argentina. Comité Argentino para el Programa Internacional de la Litosfera. Informe, No. 2 (1984):t.p. (Consejo Internacional de Uniones Científicas) inverted t.p. (International Council of Scientific Unions)
    • found: Chikyū kankyō mondai, 1990:introd. (Kokusai Gakujutsu Rengō Kaigi; International Council of Scientific Unions; ICSU)
    • found: Hydrologická bibliografie za rok ... 1993:t.p. (Mezinárodní rada vědeckých unií)
    • found: Communicating with the public, politicians, and the media, 1998:t.p. (International Council for Science) frwd. (formerly the International Council of Scientific Unions)
    • found: Hydrologische Bibliographie. Österreich, 1934:t.p. (Internationaler Rat der Wissenschaftlichen Vereinigungen)
    • found: What-when-how website, viewed 24 June 2014(International Council of Scientific Unions, ICSU; founded in 1931 as a nongovernmental organization)
    • found: Union of International Associations website, viewed 24 June 2014(International Council for Science, ICSU; founded July 1919, Brussels, Belgium as International Research Council (IRC), Conseil international des recherches (CIR); July 1931, changed name to International Council of Scientific Unions, Conseil international des unions scientifiques (CIUS), Consejo Internacional de Uniones Cientificas, Internationaler Rat Wissenschaftlicher Vereinigungen, Mezdunarodnyj Sovet Naucnyh Sojuzov; current name adopted, Apr. 1998)
    • found: Wikipedia, viewed 24 June 2014:under International Council for Science (ISCU is one of the oldest non-governmental organizations in the world; represents the evolution and expansion of two earlier bodies known as the International Association of Academies (IAA; 1899-1914) and the International Research Council (IRC; 1919-1931); in 1998, Members agreed that the Council's current composition and activities would be better reflected by modifying the name from the International Council of Scientific Unions to the International Council for Science, while retaining the existing acronym, ICSU)
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    • 1981-06-30: new
    • 2014-06-27: revised
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