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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2002, 2019

Technologies for removing CO2 from the atmosphere will need to be integrated into climate policy in 2019, say national science academies across the EU

EASAC released publications in 2018 that urged policy-makers to take immediate action on CO2 […]

1502, 2019

US national academies offer tools for human rights in science

As part of the ongoing efforts by academies within the International Human Rights Network […]

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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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