2018 Call for Application: Future Earth Governing Council

Future Earth is seeking international organizations to become part of its Governing Council.

Application Form

Background Document

Future Earth is seeking international organizations to become part of its Governing Council (GC). We are looking to include organizations that share our vision and focus on either research, policy, or practice. This is an opportunity for your organization to influence and support globally transformative, action-driven research for sustainability and to guide Future Earth as an eminent global platform for research, innovation, and collaboration to support transformations towards sustainability.

As the decision-making body for Future Earth, the main responsibilities of the Governing Council include setting the strategic direction, high-level architecture and core activities for Future Earth. More information on the mandate of the Governing Council may be found here.

Governing Council members will be identified by the end of fall 2018 and are expected to be present at the Governing Council meeting in early spring 2019.

The selection process is led by the sitting Governing Council of Future Earth, guided by its Advisory Committee, and facilitated by the Future Earth Secretariat.

International organizations interested in joining the Future Earth Governing Council are invited to complete the application form here no later than  November 15, 2018. Prior to submitting an application, please read the background information here.