Comprehensive reform of state research institutes and research funding

On 5 September 2013, the Government adopted a resolution on the comprehensive reform of research institutes and research funding. The implementation of the resolution will be monitored and directed by a ministerial steering group which the Prime Minister's Office appointed on 10 October 2013.

The resolution specifies the set of measures to be taken to implement the reform and identifies the ministry responsible for each measure. The Prime Minister’s Office will coordinate and monitor the implementation process.

The measures will include structural reforms, reforms of research funding instruments, and the implementation and follow-up of the reforms. The overall reform will be implemented in 2014–2017.

  • Government Resolution on Comprehensive Reform of State Research Institutes and Research Funding