In an interconnected world, with pandemic or climate change, development funding must also go to research.
The five recommendations from the science academies are also part of IYBSSD 2022 programme.
More public money is needed for basic research.
A few examples of how basic sciences changed our everyday lives (and other things too).
Some developments about why we need basic sciences to achieve the SDGs.
Why is basic research needed today? Some historic arguments.
Fourteen science academies call for a better funding of basic sciences.