More on IACS Collaborations

The Bureau may also approve other forms of IACS joint activity, where an IACS representative is appointed by the Bureau in a bilateral or multilateral initiative with another international organization or organizations.


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International Partnerships in Ice Core Drilling IPICS :

IACS liaison : Valérie Masson Delmotte

IPICS is supported by PAGES (Past Global Changes), SCAR (Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research) and IACS, although it is not a formal project under any of these organisations.


Ice Sheet Mass Balance and Sea Level ISMASS Expert Group:

IACS liaison : vacant

ISMASS is a SCAR Standing Scientific Group (Physical Sciences)
and is co-sponsorend by IASC and CliC.


Global Cryosphere Watch (GCW):

IACS liaison : Charles Fierz

GCW is a WMO cross-cutting inititiative. The Global Cryosphere Watch Steering Committee (CSC) reports to the EC Panel of Experts on Polar Observations, Research and Services (EC-PORS)


CAAML Working Committee (CWC):

IACS liaison : Ethan Greene

CAAML developments are guided by the CAAML Working Committee, which is composed of representatives from international stakeholders with a keen interest in the promotion of the electronic exchange of avalanche-related information.