the Secretariat of
science, technology and research supreme council's (ATF) - According to the
paragraph M in the Fifth Development Plan's Article 224 and for the fifth year,
the research budget performance report of all the executive agencies, their
affiliated research institutes and state-owned companies that have used the
country's research sector funds in 1394, in being finalized by ATF supreme
council and in close collaboration with settings subjected to this law.
According to first
component of paragraph M in the Fifth Development Plan's Article 224, all the
executive agencies, their affiliated research institutes and state-owned
companies that use the country's research sector funds (development of science
and technology or research funding), are required to spend these credits in
accordance with research policies and priorities determined by the Supreme
Council for Science, Research and Technology. They also should present their performance
report to ATF supreme council every three months so that after summing up and getting
approved by this organization, a comprehensive report on country's research
credentials performance along with the results and research achievements to be
presented to Parliament.
The secretariat ATF
supreme council have identified and contacted 576 units subjected to this
ruling after checking the list of administrative units in the country's budget
law in 1394 which of this amount, 334 units have submitted their Performance
information to ATF supreme council.
The submitted data
showed that the so called report covers 80 percents of Iran's total research
and technology credits in 1394.