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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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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1209, 2018

International Human Rights Network of Academies and Scholarly Societies announces the release of its resource guide

In recognition of the unique and important role national academies play in promoting human […]

2308, 2018

 ALLEA Statement on the inappropriate political infringement on academic curricula in Hungary 

ALLEA, the European Federation of Academies of Sciences and Humanities, is alarmed by the […]

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14 11, 2018

Europe on Test: Narratives of Union and Disunion – The Nordic Perspective

The Nordic perspective on Europe will be explored at the conference organized by The Council of Finnish Academies […]

Latest publication

12.09.2018

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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