The International Council
for Philosophy and Human Sciences

DEC

2015

Photos: XXXII GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF PHILOSOPHY AND HUMAN SCIENCES

Attendants of the conference Vice President of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences Cai Fang meets Nada Al-Nashif The General Assembly of the International Council of Philosophy and Human Sciences (CIPSH) was held on 7-9, December, 2015 in Beijing, China. Board members of CIPSH and delegates of the member organizers attended......

Calendar of Events

2015


7 December – Board meeting of the CIPSH, Beijing, China.
8-9 December – General Assembly of the CIPSH, Beijing, China.


2016


18 January – Meeting with national delegations at UNESCO, on the WCH, Paris, France
2 February – Opening of the International Year of Global Understanding in Jena, Germany
9-17 March – APHELEIA Erasmus+ programme. Cultural Integrated Landscape Management, Mação, Portugal
8-9 June – 6th annual conference of the Taihu International Cultural Forum, Macau, China.
June 28-July 1 – Annual meeting of CHCI, London, United Kingdom.
August – IGU Congress.
September – 34ème Congrès Mondial d’Histoire de l’Art, Beijing, China.
4-7 October – Regional preparatory Conference of the Humanities, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
27-29 October – 4th World Humanities Forum, South Korea.
19 November – World Day of Philosophy (anniversaries of Aristotle and Leibniz).
November – Regional Conference of the Humanities in Bamako, Mali.
 

JAN

2017

Secretary-General of CIPSH: Speech on the 68th Anniversary

Dear colleagues, The CIPSH was created 68 years ago, the 18th January, 1949. At the time, the wounds of WWII and the need to rebuild societies across the globe, facing challenges such as the independence of colonies, the rebuilding of cities preserving heritage, or the new geostrategic balances and related intercultural relations, raised attention on the relevance of history, philosophy, literature......

OCT

2016

Programme of the LATIN AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL HUMANITIES CONFERENCE: TERRITORIALITIES AND HUMANITIES (Belo Horizonte, Brazil, 4-7 October, 2017)

Download PDF For moreinformation please visit the Conference website at www.ufmg.br/humanidades/.......

JUN

2016

Presenting the World Humanities Conference 2017

22.06.2016 - Social and Human Sciences Sector, UNESCO
To launch preparations for the World Humanities Conference, which will be held in Liege from 6 to 12 August 2017, UNESCO convened a presentation meeting for permanent delegations, non-governmental organizations and specialised media, at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, on 21 June 2016. The World Humanities Conference, organized with the International Council for Philosophy and Human Sciences (CIPSH)......

JUN

2016

Présentation au siège de l'UNESCO à Paris de la première «Conférence mondiale des Humanités»

Ce 21 juin 2016 s’est tenue à l'UNESCO une réunion de présentation de la première la « Conférence mondiale des Humanités » qui aura lieu à Liège du 6 au 12 août 2017
Sur place, la délégation liégeoise, emmenée par le Député provincial-Président, André Gilles, a pu présenter aux journalistes et Diplomates présents la candidature placée sous la bannière de « LiègeTogether ». Celle-ci regroupe la Province, la Ville et l\'Université de Liège. Afin de......

ICPHS/CIPSH Events

NOV

2015

Intervention of the Secretary-General of CIPSH at the General Assembly of UNESCO

Chère Mme la Directrice Générale de l’UNESCO, Chers délégués, Mesdames et Messieurs, Le CIPSH – Conseil International de la Philosophie et des Sciences Humaines, créé à la demande de l’UNESCO le 18 Janvier de 1949, s’adresse à cette Assemblée Générale dans un contexte global d’inquiétudes,......

SEP

2015

2016 as International Year of Global Understanding (IYGU) & Indian Society of Remote Sensing (ISRS), Delhi Chapter

Introduction of IYGU : R.B.Singh ISRS Delhi Chapter : Dr. Rabi N. Sahu Secretary, Indian Society of Remote Sensing, Delhi Chapter Chief Guest : Dr Sergey Zolotoy Director, Nat. Academy of Sciences, Belarus Presiding Address : Dr. M.R.Bhutiyani Director-DTRL-DRDO, Govt. of India......

SEP

2015

Proclamation of 2016 as the International Year of Global Understanding

Durban, South Africa, 13 September 2015 Building bridges between global thinking and local action” The International Council for Science (ICSU), the International Social Science Council (ISSC) and International Council for Philosophy and Human Sciences (CIPSH) jointly announced that 2016 will be the International Year of Global Understanding (IYGU). The aim of IYGU is to promote better understanding......

DEC

2010

ISSC-CIPSH Joint Scientific Symposium 2010

Changing Nature – Changing Sciences? The challenges of global environmental change researchfor the social sciences and humanities 13-14 December 2010 Nagoya, Japan   Human behaviour, values and responses to knowledge and impacts of climate and otherforms of global environmental change will largely define the world's future. The socialsciences and the humanities can and must serve as a......

JUN

2003

Histoire de la collaboration entre le CIPSH et l'UNESCO

Participation du CIPSH à la mise en place d'une "Collection virtuelle d'oeuvres représentatives de la littérature mondiale" ......

News of Member Organisations

DEC

2015

UAI - REPORT OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY 2015

December 10, 2015 The report of the 88th General Assembly of the UAI (Brussels, 2015) is now available. You can download the report below. RELATED DOCUMENTS 2015 - General Assembly Report (Brussels) (2MB)......

DEC

2015

UAI - Humanities in a Academic World in Competition

Download and listen the conferences given at the occasion of the Thematic Session of the General Assembly 2015, in Brussels :Humanities in a Academic World in Competition. Speakers: François de Callataÿ(Académie royale de Belgique),Les sciences humaines dans un monde académique en concurrence : une esquisse de cadre général;Axel Cleeremans(Académie......

DEC

2015

INTRODUCTION BROCHURE OF THE UAI

December 1, 2015 Prepared by Prof. Kozlowki during his last year as President of the UAI and by Prof. de Callataÿ, representative of the Secretary General, this booklet is an introduction on the organization and functioning of our institution, its activities and its projects. Union Académique Internationale. Bientôt un siècle de soutien à des réalisations intellectuelles......

NOV

2011

Social Science and Climate Change: ISSC at COP17 in Durban, South Africa

Amidst the myriad activities at the COP17 conference, the ISSC presented the first findings of its SIDA-supported Climate Change Design Project, in a side-meeting co-hosted with UNESCO, the (South African) HSRC and CODESRIA. A full house hears Dr Shisana open the climate change seminar In a session chaired by ISSC President Olive Shisana, Executive Director Heide Hackmann outlined a framework......

News of Partners

DEC

2011

2011 in Social and Human Sciences

© UNESCO / Rajneesh Bhandari - Closure of 7th UNESCO Youth Forum Over the past year UNESCO’s Social and Human Sciences Programme has been active in many areas ranging from support for philosophical dialogue between Africa and The Americas, climate change and migration, democracy in the Arab World to how youth drive change worldwide. Below, you will find an overview of the main events that......

DEC

2011

2011 in Culture: a Pillar for Sustainable Development

2011 was a time for celebrating past accomplishments while affirming UNESCO’s global leadership in promoting the role of culture for sustainable development through international advocacy, reinforced standard-setting and operational activities. The year was marked by the anniversaries of several of UNESCO’s foremost cultural legal instruments: the 40th anniversary of the Convention......

DEC

2011

2011 - The Year in Education

UNESCO/Jonquières, Alberto The year 2011 saw UNESCO launch many important education initiatives. It included a symbolic return by the international community to Jomtien, Thailand, to give a new impetus to the EFA movement which first began there 20 years ago. Another high point of the year was the endorsement of UNESCO’s global leadership in education at the influential High-level......

JUN

2016

Migration for Sustainable Development: Social Transformations, Media Narratives and Education

When, local time: Wednesday, 6 July 2016 -9:30am to 7:30pm Where: France, Paris Type of Event: Category 8-Symposium Contact: Anna Maria Majlöf , am.majlof@unesco.org UNESCO and the Tolerance Centre will organize a conference on "Migration for Sustainable Development: Social Transformations, Media Narratives and Education" at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris on 6 July 2016. The......

MAR

2016

4th World Congress of Biosphere Reserves

When, local time:14 March 2016 - 9:00am to17 March 2016 - 6:00pm Where: Peru, Lima Type of Event: Category 8-Symposium   The objective of this Congress is to review implementation of the Madrid Action Plan for Biosphere Reserves 2008-2013, the Seville Strategy and the Statutory Framework of 1995.......