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From bees to climate change, from forestry to ethics – the following pages provide resources to keep you up to date with developments in current policy issues.

Find out about our current Science Policy Priorities for activity through 2022 - 2027.



UK Biosciences and Europe

Interactions of the UK scientific community with European neighbours

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Science and Public Policy

Why continued support for UK science has never been more crucial


Biomedical Sciences

Animal Research, Embryo Research, Drug Discovery, Antimicrobial Resistance


Environmental and Ecosystem Science

Chemical and Waste Pollution, Biodiversity Loss, Climate Change, Forestry, Mycology, Soil Science, Systematics and Taxonomy, Ecosystem Approach, Biodiversity Markets, Sustainable Development, Habitat remediation, Natural Capital


Agriculture and Plant Science

Plant Science, Food Security, Plant Health and Biosecurity, Professionalism in the Plant Health Sector, Genetic Technologies


Research Environment and Practice

Research and Teaching Funding, Research Dissemination, Journal Content Mining, Research Use


Equality and Diversity

STEM Disability Committee, Women in Biology