The International Consortium on Landslides (ICL) is an International non-governmental and non-profit scientific organization, which was established in January 2002 by worldwide universities, institutes, government organizations, academic societies and other entities. The consortium aims to promote landslide research for the benefit of society and the environment, and capacity building, including education, notably in developing countries.
The ICL, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR), the United Nations University (UNU), the International Council for Science (ICSU), and the World Federation of Engineering Organizations (WFEO) have established the International Programme on Landslides (IPL) by the Tokyo Action Plan strengthening research and learning on landslides and related earth system disasters for global risk preparedness in 2006. The IPL is managed by the IPL Global Promotion Committee.
ICL Members have the rights to participate and vote in the Board of Representatives of ICL which has full power for the management of the affairs of the consortium and also to participate and vote in the IPL Global Promotion Committee as voting members. They have the right to propose a project for the International Programme on Landslides (IPL) in the IPL Global Promotion Committee, and receive 2-6 hard copies of the journal and 1-3 access rights to the web version of the journal with Token.
Those who wish to join the ICL are requested to complete and return this form to the ICL Secretariat together with the bank transfer of membership fee.
1. Member Organization
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2. Category and Amount of Membership
|Members from Developed countries||
Members from Developing Countries
500 USD *
500 USD *
* The membership fee is reduced for universities, academic societies, other less funded institutions in developed countries, and all entities in developing countries. Please contact the ICL Secretariat, which can advise the appropriate Fee amount for your organization.
3. Representatives to the ICL Board
Each Representative of ICL Board should be a landslide researcher for the active discussion in the Board.
Name of Representatives to ICL Board
|Name and Position in the Member Organization:|
Name of Alternate Representative
|Name and Position in the Member Organization|
4. Description of Member Organization
Please select one of the following categories which describes your organization properly and write a short outline of your organization below.
a) Intergovernmental organizations,
b) Non-governmental organizations,
c) Governmental organizations, and Public organizations,
d) Other organizations and entities, including a combination of organizations of more
than two categories
Outline of your organization:
4. Payment of Membership Fee
Please send the registration form to ICL Secretariat and credit the membership fee to ICL Bank Account.
Currency of membership fee should be one of USD, EURO and JPY.
ICL Bank Account
Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi UFJ, Fushimi Branch
SWIFT/BIC Code: BOTKJPJT
Account Name: ICL Kyoji SASSA
Account Number for USD: (508) 0028367
Account Number for EURO: (508) 0028354 Account Number for JPY: (508) 0754780