Research institutions in Azerbaijan to be financed based on new mechanism in Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan, Baku, June 23 /Trend, M.Aliyev/
After the adoption of Law on Science in Azerbaijan, the principle funding of research institutions will be clarified, MP Musa Guliyev told Trend.
"The research institutions, which operate on the basis of the current principle of financing from the budget, can not operate at full capacity. But if the funds will be allocated for specific projects, the staff of the research institutions will have high material interest," Guliyev said.
The Parliament of Azerbaijan has prepared the initial version of the bill on science. The bill contains the principles and objectives of government policy in the sphere of scientific activity, mechanisms to encourage research activities, rights and responsibilities of researchers, management and coordination system in science, new mechanisms for funding science, and stimulating innovation, creation of scientific schools.
According to Guliyev, the discussion of the bill is expected at the autumn session of the Parliament.