The COVID-19 pandemic presents a significant challenge that requires a global response informed by evidence.
InfoBrief 2 : capacity strengthening of SGCs to measure economic sub-sector innovation performance in Sub-Saharan Africa
This policy brief is based on research and development (R&D) data submitted by 23 countries for the African Innovation Outlook 3 (AIO3) study, as well as current work on indicators of economic sub-sector innovation performance.Published date2020
Strengthening Africa's science granting councils to champion the use of science, technology and innovation indicators in public policymaking : final technical report
This report describes project deliverables, findings, lessons, challenges and recommendations from the Science Granting Council Initiative (SGCI) Theme 2.Published dateThursday, April 2, 2020 - 04:00
The Science Granting Councils Initiative in sub-Saharan Africa (SGCI) is a multi-donor initiative developed jointly by IDRC, the United Kingdom’s Department for International Development, and South Africa’s National Research Foundation.