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 as a create interfaces for researcher-policymaker dialogues in order to advance the use of scientific knowledge in policymaking.

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Grants for National Committees

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

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602, 2017

International Human Rights Network’s statement on Trump’s Executive Order

The members of the Executive Committee of the International Human Rights Network of Academies […]

102, 2017

ICSU calls on United States govt to rescind Executive Order effectively banning entry to citizens of 7 countries

Joining many national and international organizations, the International Council for Science (ICSU) calls on […]

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29 09, 2017

Arctic: The 7th Human Rights and Science Symposium

The seventh Human Rights and Science Symposium is hosted by the Council of Finnish Academies. It belongs to […]

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EASAC: Priorities for Critical Materials for a Circular Economy

In its report on critical materials, EASAC offers some potential approaches to analysing scarcity and identifying which elements are likely to be at risk of future scarcity.
Publisher: European Academies’ Science Advice Council (EASAC)
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