June 4, 2009
We propose that research financed by the public sector be oriented towards the non-market sector. In spite of the public debate dedicated to the importance of sustainable development, research linked to it remains marginal. Why? Political decision-makers have chosen to invest their research budgets in “profitable” research areas. Today, we must act urgently to open these budgets to research on other topics.
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Post written by Claudia Neubauer, co-founder of Fondation de Sciences Citoyennes (Foundation for Citizen Sciences), www.sciencescitoyennes.orgAuthor : Challenge for Europe