Statement

Freedom and gender policy

The Organizing Committee of the ECS6 observes the basic policy of non-discrimination and affirms the right and freedom of scientists to associate in international scientific activity without regard to such factors as ethnic origin, religion, citizenship, language, political stance, gender, sex or age, in accordance with the Statutes of the International Council for Science.

At this meeting no barriers will exist which would prevent the participation of bona fide students and scientists. Special attention is given to gender balance in all programme.