The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Türkiye (TÜBİTAK) is the leading agency for management, funding and conduct of research in Türkiye. It was established in 1963 with a mission to advance science and technology, conduct research and support Turkish researchers. The Council is an autonomous institution and is governed by a Scientific Board whose members are selected from prominent scholars from universities, industry and research institutions.
The UN Technology Bank for Least Developed Countries is a new global organisation dedicated to enhancing science, technology & innovation for sustainable development in the world’s 46 LDCs. We support national and regional technological efforts and help LDCs identify and use technologies to transform their economies and improve livelihoods.