Comité National Belge pour la Recherche Antarctique (CNBRA)
Belgisch Nationaal Comité voor Antarctisch Onderzoek (BNCAO)
Belgian National Committee on Antarctic Research (BNCAR)
Royal Academy of Belgium – Académie Royale de Belgique – Koninklijke Vlaamse Academie van België


SCAR is charged with initiating, developing and coordinating high quality international scientific research in the Antarctic region, and on the role of the Antarctic region in the Earth system. The scientific business of SCAR is conducted by its Standing Scientific Groups which represent the scientific disciplines active in Antarctic research and report to SCAR. The BNCAR is the official representing body of Belgium within SCAR