Mission & Strategy

The RSE’s aim is to play a leading role in the development of a modern enlightenment that will enable Scotland to contribute significantly to addressing the global challenges facing humanity in the 21st Century.

Further details about the RSE’s vision, objectives, impacts and development goals can be found in our Strategic Framework 2016–2021 which can be accessed below:

Strategic Framework 2016-2021

This Strategic Framework sets out the Royal Society of Edinburgh’s vision and strategic objectives for the next five years. It identifies the distinctive impact we aim to make nationally and internationally, and the benefits that a vibrant multidisciplinary National Academy can bring to Scotland.