About

Belmont Forum Members

Belmont Forum Members are organisations that are legally allowed to mobilise resources from national or international research funds, either public or private, and are engaged in activities that address the Belmont Challenge. Members have (i) declared their commitment to actively contribute to Belmont Forum operations, (ii) participated in a Belmont Forum Collaborative Research Action (CRA), and (iii) contributed to the Belmont Forum Secretariat, either through an in-kind contribution or annual fee. New Members are accepted into the Belmont Forum at plenary meetings. Current Belmont Forum Members and their organisational representatives are listed below.

MEMBERS

Australia

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

Principal: TBC

Principal's Representative: Jenny Baxter

http://www.csiro.au/

 

Austria

Austrian Federal Ministry for Science and Research (BMWFW)

Principal: Irene Gabriel

http://www.en.bmwfw.gv.at/Seiten/default.aspx

 

Brazil

Sao Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP)

Principal: Gilberto Camara

Principal's Representative: Reynaldo Victoria

http://www.fapesp.br/

 

China

National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC)

Principal: Yucheng Chai

Principal's Representative: Yongtao Zhang

http://www.nsfc.gov.cn/publish/portal1/

 

Chinese Taipei

Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST)

Principal: Yue-Gau Chen

Principal's Representative: Yu-Pin Lin

https://www.most.gov.tw/en/public

 

European Commission

Principal: Kurt Vandenberghe

Principal's Representative: Paul Vossen

http://ec.europa.eu/

 

France

National Alliance for Environmental Research (AllEnvi)

Principal: Francois Houllier

http://www.allenvi.fr/

National Research Agency (ANR)

Principal: Patrcick Monfray

Principal's Representative: Johann Müller

http://www.agencerecherche.fr/

 

Germany

Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)

Principal: Harald Leisch

http://www.dfg.de/

Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

Principal: Wilfried Kraus

Principal's Representative: Isabel Vogler

http://www.bmbf.de/

  

India

Ministry of Earth Sciences (MOES)

Principal: Madhavan Nair Rajeevan

Principal's Representative: Parvinder Maini

http://moes.gov.in/

 

Italy

National Research Council (CNR-DTA)

Principal: Enrico Brugnoli

Principal's Representative: Elisa Palazzi

http://www.isac.cnr.it/
 

Japan

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Techology (MEXT)

Principal: Satoshi Tanaka

Principal's Representative: Shinichi Higuchi

http://www.mext.go.jp/ 

Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)

Principal: Yoshiko Shirokizawa

http://www.jst.go.jp/

 

The Netherlands

The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO)

Principal: Dick van der Kroef

http://www.nwo.nl

 

Norway

Research Council of Norway (RCN)

Principal: Kirsten Broch Mathisen

http://www.forskningsradet.no/

 

Qatar

Qatar National Research Foundation (QNRF)

Principal: Philippe Freyssinet

http://www.qnrf.org/

 

South Africa

National Research Foundation (NRF)

Principal: Dorsamy Gansen Pillay

Principal's Representative: Andrew Kaniki

http://www.nrf.ac.za/

 

Sweden

Swedish Secretariat for Environmental Earth System Sciences (SSEESS)

Principal: Magnus Tannerfeldt

http://sseess.org/

 

United Kingdom

Natural Environment Research Council (NERC)

Principal: Duncan Wingham

Principal's Representative: Sophie Hodgson

http://www.nerc.ac.uk/

 

United States of America

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Principal: Maria Uhle

http://www.nsf.gov/

 

 

MEMBERS-IN-WAITING

Sweden

The Swedish Research Council Formas

http://www.formas.se/en/