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News | Tuesday, 6 June 2017

European Academies in World War I

During 1914 and 1925, the academies played multiple roles, ranging from the resistance against German occupants to the development of technologies for military and medical use. How did they influence the mobilization for war? In which ...

News | Wednesday, 3 May 2017

Science Academies hand over statements to governments in preparation of G7 summit

The science academies of the G7 states, among them the German National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina, handed over three joint statements to the Italian government today in Rome. The documents were developed at this year’s conference of the academies in March ...

News | Wednesday, 05 April 2017

Academies discuss Food and Nutrition Security and Agriculture

How do we ensure that all people, everywhere, have access to an adequate diet that fulfils all their nutrition requirements? How do we, at the same time, promote sustainable agriculture and minimise impacts on the environment? To answer these questions, IAP, the ...

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