Who We Are

The National Research Council of the Philippines was created on December 8, 1933 by virtue of ACT 4120, to

  • Promote and support the fundamental or basic research for the continuing improvement of the research capability of individual or group scientists;
  • Foster linkages with local and international scientific organizations for enhanced cooperation in the development and sharing of scientific information;
  • Provide advice on problems and issues of national interests;
  • Promote the scientific and technological culture to all sectors of the society.