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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SAPEA: Biodegradability of plastics in the open environment

The extensive expert review report of SAPEA includes evidence-based information on biodegrability of plastics and policy advice accordingly.
Publisher: Science Advice for Policy by European Academies (SAPEA)
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