Mission Statement





Practice and Cultures of Mathematics

The International Association for Science and Cultural Diversity (IASCUD) is an inter-division commission of the Division for History of Science and Technology (DHST) and the Division for Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science and Technology (DLMPST) of the International Union for History and Philosophy of Science and Technology (IUHPST). It was founded in the year 2000 during the VII Congreso Mexicano de Historia de la Ciencia y la Tecnología and was officially commissioned by the DHST/IUHPST in 2001 and by DLMPST/IUHPST in 2015.

Currently, IASCUD does not collect membership dues from its members. Any researcher in a field relevant for the aims of IASCUD can apply for membership by sending an e-mail declaring their intent to the Secretary General, Dr Nina Atanasova at secretary(at)iascud.org.

The last General Assembly of the members of IASCUD was held on Thursday 28 July from 17:15-18:45 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil during the 25th International Congress of History of Science and Technology of the DHST/IUHPST; the next General Assembly will be held in 2021 at the 26th ICHST in Prague, Czech Republic.