Legislation and Policy of Science and Technology Development

Changes 4th to the 1945 Constitution Article 31 (paragraph 5)

"The government is to advance science and technology by upholding the values of religion and the unity of the nation to advance civilization and welfare of mankind".


Law Number 18 Year 2002 on the National System of Research, Development and Application of Science and Technology

Article 4:

National System of Research, Development and Application of Science and Technology aims to strengthen the capacity of science and technology for the purpose of accelerating the achievement of the objectives of the state and increase the competitiveness and independence in the interests of the state in the international arena.

Article 14:

Government, local government, and / or entities may establish regional, demonstration centers, as well as the infrastructure of science and other technologies to facilitate synergy and growth of the elements of the institutional and foster a culture of science and technology in society.

Article 20: