Our Results

  • Capacity enhanced in data collection, management, analysis and dissemination.

    Capacity building workshops held in 2017

  • African Innovation Outlook 3 validated

    Validation workshop was held in Namibia in 2017)

  • Education, Science, Technology and Innovation web platform

    Platform currently under development 

  • SADC Framework on STI adopted

    Framework on STI surveys and indicators adopted by SADC Member States

  • 45 African Countries applying data for innovation and application

    Funded and catalysed research and innovation, particularly in national science systems in 15 countries and reached 100,000 civil servants

  • Analysed the status of R&D

    investments as a proportion of GDP in 10 Countries focused on Business, Government, Higher Education and Private Non-Profit sectors of the economy in Botswana, Ethiopia, Gabon, Mali, Mozambique, Namibia, Seychelles, South Africa, Swaziland and Uganda

  • Produced results of total R&D expenditure

    in 12 Countries presented by source of funding and sector performing, and expenditures for R&D in Angola, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, DRC, Egypt, Kenya, Lesotho, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, and Togo

  • 10 Countries with full databases

    on the status of innovation focused on product and process innovations, and with the organizational and marketing innovations partially treated. The countries are Angola, Cape Verde, Egypt, Ethiopia, Namibia, Swaziland, Lesotho, Kenya, Uganda and Seychelles