The IUAES Executive Committee issued a statement on human right violations in Mexico. It was published as an open letter in La Jornada on November 25, 2014.
The AAA Committee on World Anthropologies (CWA) is launching an initiative to bring together course syllabi on topics relevant to the development of world anthropologies.
Déjà Lu ("Already read") is a journal of the WCAA (World Council of Anthropological Associations) that aims at pluralizing the dissemination of anthropological knowledge on a global level. Déjà Lu is now linked to the IUAES website at the World Anthropologies page.
The videos from IUAES 2014 with JASCA in Chiba in May are ready. You will find the videos of three keynote lectures, a WCAA symposium and ceremonies at http://www.cva-iuaes.com/japan2014/.
The website for Inter-Congress 2015 in Bangkok, Thailand, has been launched. The call for panels will be open until September 30, 2014.
The IUAES and WCAA are working towards a strategic alliance. Read more about this process (PDF).
IUAES 2014 with JASCA in Chiba, Japan, was completed with a major success. 937 registered delegates gathered and discussed the general theme of "The Future with/of Anthropologies". There were more than 1,400 participants from 59 countries.
The Inter-Congress 2015 will be held in Bangkok, Thailand, on July 15-17, 2015. The Inter-Congress 2016 will be held in Dubrovnik, Croatia, on May 4-9, 2016. The next (eighteenth) World Congress will take place in Brazil in 2018.
President Harrison issued a message as the year 2014 starts.
The Huffington Post ran a homage to IUAES President.
Three distinguished scholars – Buddhadeb Chaudhuri, Jack Goody and Sherry B. Ortner -- became Honorary Members of the IUAES.
In the first ever meeting of the IUAES Council of Commissions, the Head and Deputy Head of the Council were elected and immediately became members of the Executive Committee.
We created a new webpage for World Anthropologies for promoting cooperation and information sharing among world anthropologists.
IUAES Commissions Report 2013 is now available.
The revision of the IUAES Statutes was approved by the votes of National Delegations.
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IUAES -- International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences
Secretariat, c/o Center for International Academic Exchange
National Museum of Ethnology
10-1 Senri Expo Park, Suita, Osaka 565-8511, Japan
Email: iuaes.secretariat[at]idc.minpaku.ac.jp, URL: http://www.iuaes.org/
Junji Koizumi, Secretary-General, Email: iuaes.s-g[at]glocol.osaka-u.ac.jp