The 17th Research Days of the R&D Commission of the Rectors’ Conference of Spanish Universities took place at the University of Cantabria in October. The meeting studied the present situation of research in Spanish universities. Participants manifested their concern about the reduction in funds for R&D which was reflected in their Declaration at the end of the meeting.
http://www.crue.org/MasNoticias/Octubre2009/20_10_09_JornadasID_Noticia.pdf (in Spanish)http://www.crue.org/export/sites/Crue/doc_portada/DECLARACION_DE_LA_COMISION_SECTORIAL_2009.pdf