Neuquen County has received board support from the National Agency for the Promotion of Research, Technological Development and Innovation (R+D+i Agency) to fund projects SciencesAnd technology and innovationfor $36,718,627 and $24,933,828.
Funding is for 9 research projects in PICT 2021 from universities and institutions dedicated to scholarly projects. The remaining $11,784,799 contributed by the Agency is consistent with the updated amounts.
minister Science, technology and innovation On the part of the nation, Daniel Filmos, said: “For this government, the decision to invest in this area is a priority, even in the context of difficulties.” “We are doing this to have a more inclusive, federal and sovereign development model. Agency actions are an effective way to achieve this.”added the national official.
Head of the oriented agency Sciences and innovation, Fernando Pierano, said: “This award confirms the complete recovery from an agency That led to an increase in the volume of projects, increased funds and was able to implement organizational changes.
“We have a broader and stronger promotion system compared to the state of the initial administration, even if it is compared to the last decade,” Pierano emphasized.
“Action that strengthens federalism”
Omar Gutierrez, the governor of Neuquén, thanked the district’s institutional and financial support Sciencestechnology and innovation. The president said that this support “It is part of the federation of coordination and collaboration and contributes to regional social justice.”
The National Agency for the Promotion of Research, Technological Development and Innovation is a decentralized national body with administrative and functional autonomy, operating within the scope of MINCyT. Its aim is to enhance capacities and create rights through scientific research, technological development and knowledge generation from various innovation processes.