16.08.2011 [News]

Uzbekistan: Priority Directions for the Development of Science and Technology 2012-2020

The Uzbek Committee for Coordination of Science and Technology Development approved the priority directions for the development of science and technology for 2012-2020, developed by the leading scientists and specialists of the country jointly with interested ministries and departments.

The priority directions for the development of science and technology development for 2012-2020 comprise the following thematic areas:

  1. Spiritual-moral and cultural development of democratic and legal society, innovation economy formation
  2. Energy, energy-resource saving
  3. Development of usage of renewable energy resources
  4. Development of Information and Communication Technologies
  5. Agriculture, Biotechnology, Ecology and Environmental protection
  6. Medicine and Pharmacology
  7. Chemical Industry and Nanotechnologies
  8. Science of the Earth (geology, geophysics, seismology)

In accordance with the priority directions for the development of science and technology  for the state scientific-technical programs of fundamental and applied researches for 2012-2016, state scientific-technical programs of applied researches for 2012-2014 have been developed and confirmed, and tasks for the realization of each program have been defined.

Source: www.uzscience.uz