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April 19, 2023

Global Organizations Sign Consensus Statement Acknowledging the Importance of Microorganisms to Climate Change

In response to a call for for scientists to acknowledge the critical importance of microorganisms in today's climate change emergency, the following organizations from around the world endorsed a consensus statement published in Nature Reviews Microbiology entitled “Scientists’ Warning to Humanity: microorganisms and climate change.”

All-Russian National Academy of Mycology
American Academy of Microbiology
American Society for Microbiology
American Society for Virology
Asian Consortium for the Conservation and Sustainable Use of Microbial Resources
Association for General and Applied Microbiolog
Association of Microbiologists of India
Australian Academy of Science
Australian Society for Microbiology
Austrian Association of Molecular Life Sciences and Biotechnology
Austrian Microbiome Initiative
Belgian Society for Microbiology
Brazilian Society of Microbiology
British Mycological Society
British Phycological Society
Canadian Society of Microbiologists
Chilean Society of Microbiology
Chinese Freshwater Ecology Society
Chinese Limnology Society
Czechoslovak Society for Microbiology
Danish Microbiological Society
Egyptian Society of Virology
Estonian Society for Microbiology
European Academy of Microbiology
European Culture Collections’ Organisation
Federation of European Microbiological Societies
Federation of Microbiological Societies of Japan
Finnish Biochemical, Biophysical, and Microbiological Society
French Society for Microbiology
Georgian Association of General and Applied Microbiology
German Society for Hygiene and Microbiology
Haitian Society of Hygiene, Microbiology and Preventive Medicine and the Queensland University of Haiti
Hellenic Zoological Societ
Hungarian Society for Microbiology
Indian Association of Pathologists & Microbiologists
International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation Society
International Society for Human and Animal Mycology
International Society for Plant Pathology
International Society for Viruses of Microorganisms
International Society of Protistologists
International Union of Microbiological Societies
Interregional Russian Microbiology Society
Iranian Society of Microbiology
Israel Society for Microbiology
Italian Association for the Study and Applications of Microalgae
Italian Association of Oceanology and Limnology
Italian Microbiology Society of Microbiology
Italian Society for General Microbiology and Microbial Biotechnology
Italian Society for Virology
Italian Society of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Microbiology
Korean Society for Microbiology and Biotechnology
Latvian Society for Microbiology
Lithuanian Microbiological Society
Luxembourg Society for Microbiology
Mexican Association of Microbiology
Microbiology Society (UK and Republic of Ireland)
New Zealand Microbiological Society
Norwegian Society for Microbiology
Pakistan Society for Microbiology
Polish Society of Microbiologists
Portuguese Society of Microbiology
Royal Netherlands Society for Microbiology
Serbian Society for Microbiology
Singapore National Academy of Science
Singapore Society for Microbiology and Biotechnology
Society for Applied Microbiology
Society for Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology
Society for Microbiology of Moldova Society for Virology
South African Society for Microbiology
Spanish Society for Microbiology Spanish Society of Biotechnology
Spanish Society of Virology
Swedish Association for Microbiology
Taiwan Society of Microbiology
The Microbiological Society of Korea
Turkish Society of Microbiology
World Federation for Culture Collections