The International Council
for Philosophy and Human Sciences

IYGU Press Releases

   Here you can download (.pdf) the press releases on occasion of the official proclamation of 2016 as the International Year of Global Understanding by the three international councils of the natural, social and human sciences (ICSU, ISSC and CIPSH) have proclaimed at the World Social Science Forum at Durban, South Africa on Sunday, September 13, 2015.

  Press release Arabic

  Press release Chinese

  Press release English

  Press release French

  Press release German

  Press release Italian

  Press Release Japanese

  Press Release Portuguese

  Press Release Spanish

  For more information please read the article about the IYGU proclamation in the WSSF newsletter.

  Also read recent press reports on IYGU:

  Ku Leuven, September 13, 2015 (English)

  National Geographic Deutschland, September 14, 2015 (German)

  MYPR, September 15, 2015 (English)

  Die Welt, September 17, 2015 (German)

  Jena TV, September 17, 2015 (German)

  OTZ/TLZ, September 18, 2015 (German)


  2016 International Year of Global Understanding
  Proclaimed by the international councils of the natural, social, and human sciences

  Executive Director
  Benno Werlen

  c/o Department of Geography
  Löbdergraben 32
  Friedrich Schiller
  University Jena
  07743 Jena

  Phone: +49 36 41 - 94 88 49
  Fax: +49 36 41 - 94 88 42
  Email: IYGU[at]


  Article Source : IYGU
September 15, 2015