Government policy plays an essential role in promoting innovation and harnessing it for economic growth and social development.
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An ambitious strategy to create fuel cell products for export will need incentives and cross-government backing to bear fruit, says Radhika Perrot.
Entrepreneurial initiatives to provide vital jobs must adjust to the tough enterprise environment or risk underperforming, says Athar Osama.
18 January 2013
Developing innovation systems, rather than technology transfer, can benefit small farmers and promote agricultural development in Africa.
9 July 2012
Source: Future Agricultures Consortium
Development experts from the world's least developed countries have launched an independent group to bring local concerns to the UN debating table.
10 May 2013
The switch to digital TV is freeing up frequencies that could be used to provide cheap wireless broadband services to remote areas.
6 May 2013