International Union of Soil Sciences (IUSS)
Union internationale de la science du sol (UISS)
Internationale Bodenkundliche Union (IBU)
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1924-05-19 Rome Italy
Founded at 4th International Conference of Pedology. Reconstituted during 4th International Congress of Soil Science, 1950, Amsterdam (Netherlands). Present name adopted at World Congress, Montpellier (France), Aug 1998.
Foster all branches of soil science and its applications; promote contacts among scientists and other persons engaged in study and application of soil science; stimulate scientific research and further application of such research for the benefit of mankind.
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Officers: President; Vice-President Congress; President-Elect; Past-President; Secretary; Treasurer. Executive Committee, consisting of Officers and Chairpersons of four Divisions and four Standing Committees; Divisions comprise Commissions (22) and Working Groups(16).
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