The ISSCR has responded to the European Commission proposal and the European Parliament's amendments for Horizon Europe, the seven-year research and innovation funding program to follow Horizon 2020. In its recommendations, the society prioritzied the following:
* an appropriate balance between basic and applied research;
* emphasis on scientific excellence in funding proposals;
* funding for basic research that involves human germline modification;
* increase in investment for biomedical research.
Please contact the ISSCR Policy Director, Eric Anthony with any questions about these comments or other policy and advocacy efforts.