Update 26 May 2021
Much more investing in science is possible and necessary for The Netherlands. An opinion piece from the Volkskrant, signed by 200 renowned scientists, calls for more investment in science.
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Who are we?
The Council for Chemistry was established in November 2019. The Council has a controlling and advisory role in promoting the interests of chemistry in the field of scientific research and education. Read more
Our society has reached the limits of growth, with the corona crisis as a daunting example. Chemistry provides insight into fundamental molecular processes and develops technology for the future and thus contributes to making society more sustainable. Read more
The Dutch Chemistry Council represents Dutch academic research and education in chemistry. In this position there are close ties with various partners. Read more
Mission & Strategy
As an independent foundation, the Council aims to promote the interests of chemistry in the field of academic research and education, from an initiating, signaling role. Read more
The plea for strengthening the chemistry sector is not new: from 2007 physics and chemistry are advocating more funding for scientific education and research. Read more