Russia ought to make the strategy of scientific development in the long term, said Wednesday the President of Russia Vladimir Putin, speaking at the Council for science and education In the Russian leadership.
"I believe that the results of our today's conversation we ought to begin to create a strategy for research and technological development of Russia for the long term. I stress that this must be a document, based on our existing backlog, but, no doubt, focused on the future, on a serious intellectual breakthroughs, well considering fresh challenges, both external and internal facing to Russia ", - quotes the President of RIA " news ".
before Wednesday Putin Putin ordered the government to submit a plan of optimization of budgetary planning in the field of science. According to him, currently it is " blurry ". Putin added that the Russian Federation must be ready to compete with leading countries in the development of science and technology, is " the question of its sovereignty ". We will add that despite all the difficulties in relations between Russia and the West on the background of the Ukrainian fall of the Russian Academy of Sciences and Academy of Sciences of the USA, for example, agreed to a General study of Venus. The head of the Russian Academy of Sciences Vladimir Fortov, the meeting with the head of state of Russia at the beginning of summer was told that foreign scientists have an interest in a joint venture with Russia to work in many industries.