Priority Areas

Priority Areas in Agriculture



DOST-PCAARRD
  • Crops R&D
  • Forestry R&D
  • Climate Change Adaptation and Risk Reduction
  • Natural Resources and Environment R&D
  • Technology Transfer
  • Socio-economic and Policy Research
  • Livestock R&D
  • Aquatic R&D

Priority Areas in Health



DOST-PCHRD
  • Drug discovery and development
  • Diagnostics
  • Functional foods
  • Hospital equipment and biomedical devices
  • Information and communication technology for health
  • Dengue and other arboviruses
  • Climate change adaptation
  • Disaster risk reduction
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Omics Technologies for Health and Wellness
  • Other research priority areas such as mental health, geriatric care, nutrition, food safety

Priority Areas in Industry



DOST-PCIEERD
  • Electronic & Semiconductor Industries
  • Mining & Minerals
  • Metals & Engineering
  • Food Processing
  • Process
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Transportation
  • Materials Science/ Nanotechnology
  • Genomics/ Biotechnology
  • Information & Communications Technology
  • Space Technology Applications
  • Photonics
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Data Science
  • Creative Industries
  • Climate Change Adaptation
  • Disaster-Risk Reduction & management
  • Environment
  • Human Security