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West Africa Regional Science, Technology and Innovation Policy Reviews and Statistics Workshop

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WEST AFRICA Regional Science, Technology and Innovation Policy Reviews and Statistics Workshop

The countries of ECOWAS have been invited to the West African Capacity Building in Science, Technology and Innovation Policy and Statistics workshop. It will be held in Bamako (Mali) from 10-13 May 2010.
Firstly, this Workshop will serve as a regional platform for the exchange of experiences and lessons learnt in conducting STI policy reviews, in the presence of international experts. Secondly, taking into account the importance of STI statistics and indicators for effective science policy reviews and formulation, two days will be devoted to a training exercise on S&T statistics and indicators. The meeting will end with a joint activity with other UN Agencies working in the field of innovation and IP rights.
The workshop is organized by UNESCO’s Division for Science Policy and Sustainable Development, the UNESCO Office in Mali, the UNESCO Institute for Statistics, African Union/New Partnership for Africa’s Development and the Ministry of Higher Education.


Details

Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 10.05.2010 07:00 local time
End 13.05.2010 15:30 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Nair-bedouelle, Shamila
Organizer SC/PSD
Contact Ms Shamila Nair-bedouelle at s.nair-bedouelle@unesco.org
Country Mali
City Bamako
Venue
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Permanent Delegation Contact
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Language of Event English, French
Estimated number of participants 70
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