Luiz Davidovich, as President, Brazilian Academy of Sciences, is ‘doggedly’ championing the cause of scientists in Brazil, while asking authorities to prioritize science, technology and innovation, in the country.
The Commission for Developping Countries of the IMU proposes several opportunities.
A sustainable future for agriculture requires to improve crops yields, with the help of all sciences.
The Commission for Developing Countries of the International Mathematical Union develops programmes to support mathematicains in need for support.
Bioimaging technologies must be expanded for global health.
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.