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South African mathematician elected as next President of the International Council for Science

Professor Daya Reddy, a South African mathematician and ICM 2014 Invited Lecturer, was on September 3rd 2014, as next President of the International Council for Science (ICSU). Reddy will take over from the current ICSU President, Gordon McBean, in October 2017.

Sir John Ball (UK), former IMU President and Professor Manuel de León (Spain), IMU EC member were elected as Ordinary Members.

They were elected by representatives from ICSU’s 120 National Members and 31 Scientific Unions attending the conclusion of ICSU’s 31st General Assembly in Auckland, New Zealand. Congratulations!

Find out more: http://www.icsu.org/news-centre/news/top-news/south-african-mathematician-elected-as-next-president-of-the-international-council-for-science