As African governments begin to increase their spending on research and development, there is a growing recognition that science and technology is essential to promoting economic growth.
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Will the innovation council created to advise African nations on science have enough funding, asks Linda Nordling.
Analysis of scientific trends can help policymakers target limited resources where science and development collide, argues Linda Nordling.
4 October 2012
African nations' should train more scientists and build more research institutions to drive development, experts recommend.
New research aims to help African policymakers understand the constraints on women entrepreneurs to unlock their economic potential.
5 May 2013
28 December 2012