National Research Council of the Philippines
|President:||Prof. Fortunato T. Dela Peña|
National Research Council of the Philippines is formed in pursuant to Republic Act 4120 to promote and support the basic research for the continuing improvement of the research capability of individual or group scientists, foster linkages with local and international scientific organizations for enhanced cooperation in the development and sharing of scientific information, and be a pool of highly-trained scientists and researchers addressing the growing demands for knowledge, skills and innovations, sharing expertise with all sectors of the society, effectively and efficiently contributing in making the Philippines as one of the highly industrialized countries.
- National Research Council of the Philippines website (accessed on July 23, 2007)