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African Regional Forum: The Role of Parliamentarians in policy making and legislation for promoting Science, Technology and Innovation, Abidjan, 3-5 December 2013

ISESCO, in collaboration with the African Observatory of Science and Technology Innovations (AOSTI) organized a regional forum on the role of parliamentarians in policy making and legislation for promoting science, technology and innovation. The role of Parliamentarians as legislators and supervisory body of the executive power, is essential to integrate...

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AOSTI support to the ECOWAS Commission in building capacity of member states to develop and build STI indicators

AOSTI support to the ECOWAS Commission in building capacity of member states to develop and build STI indicators

On the request of the Commission of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), the African Observatory of Science, Technology and Innovation (AOSTI) will serve as resource institution to train Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) Experts in the areas of measuring STI activities in the ECOWAS region. The first...

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Introduction

The formulation, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of STI policies will increasingly preoccupy African countries as they seek to integrate their economies into the global knowledge economy. Many countries are going to seeking support build capacity for STI policy activities. The AOSTI has been established by the African Union (AU) to...

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Latest publications

Assessment of Scientific Production in the African Union Member States 2005-2010

Assessment of Scientific Production in the African Union Member States 2005-2010

This report on scientific production in Africa comes at a time when the African Union (AU) celebrates and commemorates its 50th anniversary and charts its development trajectory for the next...

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Science, Technology and Innovation Policy-Making in Africa: An Assessment of Capacity Needs and Priorities

Science, Technology and Innovation Policy-Making in Africa: An Assessment of Capacity Needs and Priorities

This study provides an indicative or preliminary survey of African countries’ common capacity needs and priorities for Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) policy development. The survey is intended to generate...

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Assessing best practices of science, technology and innovation observatories

Assessing best practices of science, technology and innovation observatories

  This report is a synthesis of best practices across national, regional and international STI Observatories. It describes both structure and activities, and then provides recommendations for the operation of AOSTI....

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