Launch of the International Year of Basic Science for Sustainable Development – Philippines 2022

The National Research Council of the Philippines (NRCP) officially teams up with the University of Santo Tomas (UST) for the Philippine Launch of the IYBSSD 2022 on October 7, 2022. The hybrid launching event will be at the Buenaventura Garcia Paredes, O.P. Building, Grand Ballroom. The participants of the event will come from the academe, government, media and other stakeholders as we aim to strengthen the role of basic sciences worldwide to achieve the Agenda 2030 and the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

The University joined the IYBSSD 2022 International Advisory Committee, composed of various national science academies and global scientific networks. Also, UST along with the National Research Council of the Philippines will likewise take the role to co-advise the development of the international program that will set the activities of IYBSSD 2022 at its regional and national levels.

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