Study calls for reform of national STI policies

A study published by the African Academy of Sciences on 22 February 2018 is calling for reform of African national science, technology and innovation policies to augment development that drives progress in achieving Sustainable Development Goals.​

The study, Africa Beyond 2030: Leveraging Science and Innovation to Secure Sustainable Development Goals, is based on extensive literature review, surveys and interviews with scientists, policymakers and development partners between 2016 and 2017 and details specific policy measures that countries must—individually and collectively—take to leverage STI to achieve the SDGs. 

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