Programs: Science and Policy
AAAS Scientific Responsibility, Human Rights and Law Program
AAAS Science and Human Rights Coalition
Working GroupsThe Coalition's programmatic work is carried out along two parallel tracks: specialized Areas of Activity and an overarching initiative. The two sets of activities are mutually supportive and reinforcing, with progress on one enhancing the likelihood of progress in another. For information about the Coalition's five areas of work, please see the following:
Areas of ActivityCurrently, the Coalition has the following working groups, devoted to five Areas of Activity:
Area of Activity I: Welfare of Scientists
Area of Activity II: Ethics and Human Rights
Area of Activity III: Service to the STEM Community
Area of Activity IV: Service to the Human Rights Community
Area of Activity V: Education and Information Resources
Joint Initiative: Article 15: Right to the Benefits of Scientific Progress
Coalition members undertake a common initiative to advance the human right to enjoy the benefits of scientific progress and its applications. Learn More...
Outreach and Communication
Finally, the Coalition has also created an Outreach and Communication Committee to expand and grow the Coalition's impact, as a means of enhancing the contribution of the scientific and engineering communities to human rights efforts. Visit the Committee page.
(page updated 03/12/2013 )