Statement of Independence
The SMCTW is an independent and non-profit organization solely funded by the Ministry of Science and Technology (until 30th July 2021), currently the SMCTW is seeking diverse funders to maintain its operation. The operation of SMCTW shall not be influenced by the funders. The SMCTW provides evidence-based scientific information and expert responses to the media, assisting journalists to cover science news. There will be a board of governance in which members ensure the SMCTW is not influenced by political, commercial and personal preferences, and maintain complete editorial independence.