The Council of Finnish Academies

The Council of Finnish Academies works to promote high quality scientific research and the impact of research in society. The Council represents the Finnish academies of science in international scientific organizations and promotes the international visibility of Finnish science.

The Council of Finnish Academies actively takes part in domestic and international debates on science policies. The Council works to create interfaces for researcher-policymaker dialogues in order to advance the use of scientific knowledge in policymaking.

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The Council of Finnish Academies allocates National Committees with state subsidies from the Ministry of Education and Culture.

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1212, 2018

ALLEA: Systemic reforms and further consultation needed to make Plan S a success  

ALLEA, the European Federation of Academies of Sciences and Humanities, welcomes the ambition […]

2611, 2018

Seminar report: Europe on Test – Narratives of Union and Disunion

The Council of Finnish Academies hosted a seminar in ALLEA’s seminar series Europe on […]

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Engaging with Human Rights in the National Academy Context

The H.R. Network's guide highlights the creative, and varying, ways in which national academies around the world are integrating human rights activities into their work.
Publisher: International Human Rights Network of Academies and Scholarly Societies
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