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Future Earth Members Among 2023 Intake of International Science Council Fellows

The International Science Council (ISC) has appointed 100 new Fellows to help advance its vision of science as a global public good. A number of current and former Future Earth members are among those chosen. The ISC says the Fellowship is the highest honor that can be conferred on an individual by its organization. The new Fellows, together with the 123 individuals who were appointed in 2022, which also included Future Earth community members, will support ISC’s mission at a critical moment for science and sustainability.

The ISC says:

“The new Fellows include eminent social and natural scientists, engineers and thought leaders who have made impactful contributions to science and society.  They hail from different countries and regions, disciplines, sectors and career stages; having been nominated by ISC Members and existing Fellows, and by partners such as the InterAcademy Partnership.”

ISC is a custodian organization of Future Earth.

Below are the Future Earth members appointed ISC Fellows:

Deliang Chen, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Gothenburg, Sweden (Earth Commission & Future Earth Governing Council)

Virginia Murray, UK Health Security Agency, United Kingdom (Health Knowledge-Action Network)

Guy Brasseur, Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Germany (IGAC & Former Chair, IGBP)

Leopoldo Gerhardinger, Institute of Environmental Science and Technology, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain (Early Career Researcher Network of Networks; Earth System Governance; Future Earth Coasts)

Daniela Jacob, Climate Service Center Germany (GERICS) / Helmholtz-Zentrum Hereon GmbH, Germany (German National Committee)

Peter Messerli, Wyss Academy for Nature at the University of Bern, Switzerland (Former Chair, Global Land Programme)


December 21, 2023


Future Earth Staff Member