WORLD MATHEMATICAL YEAR 2000
LAUNCHED BY THE INTERNATIONAL MATHEMATICAL UNION (IMU)
On May, 6th, 1992, in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), the International Mathematical Union declared that the Year 2000 will be the World mathematical Year.
The Declaration of Rio sets three aims :
- The great challenges of 21st Century
- Mathematics, a key for Development
- The image of mathematics
PLANS FOR WMY 2000 (see the agenda and the projects)
Many Mathematical Institutions are already involved but the event has to be really international!
All plans in the spirit of the aims of WMY 2000 are welcome all around the world.
ASK your National Mathematical Society!
JOIN the Committees for WMY 2000!
DISTRIBUTE the Newsletter WMY 2000!
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Directeur de la publication : Professeur Jacques-Louis LIONS
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