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  • PostedFebruary 6, 2018

    The IAC's legal status is governed by Statutes incorporating it as a Foundation under Netherlands law. The Bylaws deal with the IAC's organizational structure and decision-making processes. The Rules of Procedure deal with meetings and with initiating and conducting studies and other ...
  • PostedFebruary 6, 2018

      Establishment of Committee The study is conducted by a committee selected expressly for that purpose. A careful search and selection process is followed to assemble an impartial committee of the highest competence and with the necessary range of expertise. Information ...
  • PostedFebruary 6, 2018

    Policy on conflicts of interest, bias, or professional misconduct by members of IAC study panels Importance of the issue Extensive efforts are made by the Inter Academy Council to ensure the soundness and effectiveness of its reports by selecting members for its study panel who meet the ...
  • PostedFebruary 6, 2018

    Financial Committee 1.  At each annual meeting the IAC Co-Chairs nominate three Board members to be appointed by the Board as members of the IAC Financial Committee. Members of the Financial Committee serve for the active fiscal year and they may be re-appointed for another term unless ...
  • PostedFebruary 6, 2018

    Introduction Like all scholarly works based on good science, IAC reports should carry conviction and be based on facts and rigorous analyses.  For this purpose, peer review by an expert group should be an integral and constructive part of the study process. Review provides a final ...
  • PostedFebruary 6, 2018

    IAC Rules of Procedure 2005 Adopted under Article 4.2.k. of the IAC Bylaws 2005 SECTION I:  ELECTIONS AND APPOINTMENTS Article 1:  Election of IAC members from among IAP member academies 1.1    No later than 31 January of the year preceding the expiration ...
  • PostedFebruary 6, 2018

    (revised 30 January 2008) Article 1:  Establishment The InterAcademy Council, hereinafter referred to as IAC, is an organization created by the world's academies of sciences acting within the framework of the InterAcademy Panel on International Issues. The IAC having the status of ...
  • PostedFebruary 6, 2018

    Article 1  NAME AND REGISTERED OFFICE 1)  The name of the Foundation is InterAcademy Council Foundation, hereafter referred to as IAC Foundation. 2)  The IAC Foundation has its registered office in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, at the seat of the Royal Netherlands Academy of ...