Hungarian Academy of Sciences Rejects Government’s Restructuring Plans

2019. május 08.

Emerging Europe

After months of negotiations, the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) has decided to vote against a proposals by the minister for innovation and technology László Palkovics to radically restructure of the academy. At the end of January Mr Palkovics created the National Office for Research, Development and Innovation, under the direct control of the ministry, inviting the Academy of Sciences’ research institutes to apply for funding to cover basic costs such as salaries and maintenance. More...

Photo: Minister Dr. László Palkovics and President of HSA László Lovász