World Academy of Art and Science (WAAS)
Académie mondiale des arts et des sciences
Academia Mundial de Arte y Ciencia
Weltakademie für Kunst und Wissenschaft
Vsemirnaja Akademija Iskusstva i Nauki
Founded by eminent intellectuals including Albert Einstein; Robert Oppenheimer, Father of Manhattan Project; Bertrand Russell, Joseph Needham, co-Founder of UNESCO; Lord Boyd Orr, first Director General of FAO; Brock Chisholm, first Director General of WHO and many others. Between 1974 and 1980, many activities conducted under the title World University of the Science.
Contribute to the progress of global civilization, enhancement of world order and realization of human dignity through transnational studies, operational projects, appraisals and recommendations; function as a world university to promote global higher education and a transnational forum for interdisciplinary discussion; establish foundations for a human-centred paradigm of global social development; examine social consequences and policy implications of knowledge.
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Plenum (annual); Board of Trustees; Executive Committee; Standing Committees. Regional Centers (8): Institute for Advanced Studies in Levant Culture and Civilization (Romania); Dag Hammarskjöld University College (Zagreb); Serbian Association of Economists International Centre for Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems (Zagreb); Montenegrin Academy of Sciences and Art (Podgorica); Mother's Service Society (India); Person-Centered Approach Institute (Rome); Risk Institute (Trieste).
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