The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK) is the leading agency for management, funding and conduct of research in Turkey. 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.
18. TURKIYE BILIMSEL VE TEKNOLOJIK ARASTIRMA KURUMU, Turkey (TUBITAK)
4PRIMA role: TUBITAK takes part as the co-leader of Work Package 7 concerning dissemination, communication and exploitation of the 4PRIMA Programme and is also involved in tasks such as mapping existing R&I initiatives on food systems and water resources in Turkey.