IUBS Partners

The IUBS is a founding member of the International Council for Science (ICSU) and contributes its scientific committees and programmes.

The Union closely collaborates with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), developing joint programmes for research, training and education.

IUBS maintains formal relations with the World Health Organization (WHO), the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

The Union also works with the European Commission as well as numerous other organisations, agencies and foundations that are concerned with research and development related to the biological and life sciences.

Further partners of the IUBS are:

The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)

The International Union for Physical and Engineering Sciences in Medicine (IUPESM)

The International Union of Toxicology (IUTOX)

The International Union of Food Science and Technology (IUFoST)

The International Union of Microbiological Societies (IUMS)

The International Union of Nutritional Sciences (IUNS)

The International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO)

The International Union of Immunological Societies (IUIS)

The International Union of Physiological Sciences (IUPS)

The International Union for Pure and Applied Biophysics (IUPAB)

The International Brain Research Organization (IBRO)

The International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (IUBMB)

The International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG)

The Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment (SCOPE)

The Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)

The Committee on Space Research (COSPAR)

Partner organisations in the TROP ICSU project

International Union for Quaternary Science (INQUA) - Co-leader in the project

International Union of Soil Sciences (IUSS)

International Mathematical Union (IMU)

International Union of Geological Sciences (IUGS)

International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG)

International Union for History and Philosophy of Science and Technology (IUHPST)

International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO) (partner organisation of IUBS)

IMAGINARY

Committee on Data for Science and Technology of ICSU (CODATA)

ICSU Regional Office for Africa (ICSU-ROA) 

Indian National Science Academy (INSA) (ordinary member of IUBS)

Mongolian Academy of Sciences (MAS) (ordinary member of IUBS)

National Research Foundation - South Africa (NRF) (ordinary member of IUBS)

Universidad Tecnica Particular de Loja (UTPL)

Australian Academy of Science (AAS) (ordinary member of IUBS)

National Committee of Egypt (ordinary member of IUBS)

UNESCO

Partner organisations in the Gender Gap project

International Mathematical Union (IMU)

International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC)

International Union of Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP)

International Astronomical Union (IAU)

International Council for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (ICIAM)

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)

Gender in Science, Innovation, Technology and Engineering (GenderInSite)

International Union for History and Philosophy of Science and Technology (IUHPST)

Organization of Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD)