KNAW-response to the military invasion of Ukraine

28 February 2022

In response to last week’s military invasion of Ukraine by Russia, the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) joins its fellow academies in All European Academies (ALLEA) and wholeheartedly underwrites the below statement made by the ALLEA presidency in support of Ukraine, its citizens, its academics, and its academic Institutions. 

The KNAW also emphatically supports the Russian academic colleagues who are protesting against the military actions of the Russian government.

Statement by the ALLEA presidency in support of Ukraine, its citizens and academic institutions (pdf)