Previous Fora / 2003


World Science Forum - Budapest

Knowledge and Society

8-10 November 2003



Some of the present versions of the session summaries are working material. The finalised versions will be posted at the Forum’s homepage on the web.



  1. Science should be a partner in all alliances working for sustainable development.

  2. Human potential and research infrastructure should be developed in strong synergy.

  3. All holders of knowledge, including scientists, should bear ethical responsibility.

  4. The responsibility for our future is tantamount to the responsibility for the younger generation. Young scientists should be involved at every step.

  5. We should work toward a global ethical codex to be drafted by the entire scientific community.

  6. Each parliament should have a standing committee on science.

  7. World Science Forum - Budapest should be continued!