Physics and: development

In the face of more pressing problems, building a strong science base might not seem like a priority for developing countries.

Physics and: development

But science and engineering are a permanent remedy rather than a short-term fix, and a path via which developing countries can create a strong, sustainable economy.

This policy briefing note covers what learned societies such as IOP are doing to help science and engineering grow in the developing world – and what policy changes could make our work even more effective.