Current advisory projects

Health Inequalities

Key values for modern societies include safeguarded levels of physical and mental health, high life expectancy and equal access to healthcare. Although inequalities in health between individuals are unavoidable, countries are also faced with substantial and systematic differences in health between groups (‘health inequalities’).

Rolling-grant fund

The advisory report Balance in the research system: the relationship between unfettered and strategic research that de Academy published in early 2020 contains an important recommendation to set up a rolling-grant fund in the first flow of funds. This should help to combat 'projectification', promote unfettered research, reduce pressure on the science system, and guarantee continuity.