Strategy plans

The Research Council is tasked with promoting high-calibre research of benefit to society at large. Targeted strategies and policies are important tools for meeting this objective.

The world faces enormous challenges where research and innovation must and will deliver the knowledge and solutions we need. The Research Council's strategy for 2020-2024 aims in particular at restructuring society, sustainable development and groundbreaking research.

Empowering ideas for a better world (pdf)

Supplementary strategies and policy documents

In addition, the Research Council has drawn up strategies and policy documents relating to its national and international research activities. These provide a more in-depth specification of the Research Council’s ambitions in key priority areas. The main strategy links together the Research Council’s supplementary strategies and policy documents.