Last September 7, 2021 the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) launched the BIG 21 high-impact programs and projects in areas of health and nutrition, industry competitiveness, enterprise development, disaster management and risk reduction, education, and agriculture, among others that will shape the future. Science Secretary Fortunato T. De La Peña led the presentation of the BIG 21 in 2021 to the media and public via online platforms as we need to observe the safety of everyone from this Pandemic.
Compilation of DOST's BIG 21 in 2021 responsive and high-impact S&T programs with the following categories:
New Sate-of-the-Art Facilities
R&D Program, Products, and Niche Centers
Initiatives to Address COVID-19
Productivity & Empowerment Achievers
Enforcing Human Resource Development & Management
New State-of-the-Art Facilities Category:
R&D Program, Products, and Niche Centers Category:
Initiatives to Address COVID-19 Category:
Productivity & Empowerment Achievers Category:
Enforcing Human Resource Development & Management Category:
Governance Milestones Category:
BIG 21 in 2021 showcases DOST’s efforts and initiatives in helping our country from the drawbacks brought about by COVID-19. It makes a positive change happen for our country and the world.