English Français

Intra-Africa and Global Collaboration and Partnership (IGCP)

Introduction

Our second focus that is designed to develop new forms of intra-Africa and global partnerships within and amongst stakeholders for achieving Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Africa. Implementation activities will include;

  1. proactive ssupport to the African Union Commission (AUC), the New Partnership for African Development (NEPAD), the Regional Economic Communities (RECs), and their member states in identifying and fostering intra- Africa and global partnerships in selected STI policy sectors;
  2. Facilitated collaborative STI policy research partnerships and skills mobility programs;
  3. Regional collaboration in STI policy development within the RECs in priority sectors including energy, water, climate change, green growth, and environmental governance;
  4. support to the African Union Commission’s work on Minimum Integration Program (MIP) in selected priority sectors including infrastructure and energy, agriculture, industry, and science and technology.

Strategic Priorities of the IGCP Program

  1. Support the AUC, NEPAD, the RECs, and their member states in identifying and fostering intra-Africa and global partnerships in selected STI policy sectors;
  2. Facilitate collaborative STI policy research partnerships and skills mobility programs amongst the stakeholders in the design and implementation of home-grown, endogenous STI policy research addressing Africa’s development needs based on priorities set by national governments and the AUC, etc.;
  3. Facilitate regional collaboration in STI policy development within the RECs in priority sectors including energy, water, climate change, green growth, and environmental governance in liaison with the AUC, AfDB, NEPAD, the RECs, UNECA, UNESCO, UNEP, and other partners;
  4. Support the African Union Commission’s work on Minimum Integration Program (MIP) in selected priority sectors including

 Back to previous page

Home | Careers | Site Index | Disclaimer
Status

Loading.Please wait...

African Technology Policy Studies Network | Intra-Africa and Global Collaboration and Partnership (IGCP)

Copyright © 2009 - 2014 African Technology Policy Studies Network. All Rights Reserved.