General Information
Title African Centre for Technology Studies (ACTS)
Type Link
Description ACTS is noted for being the first African independent think-tank on the application of science and technology to development.The Center's aims at helping Africa asserting itself in the various fora that discussed emerging new technologies and issues to do with Biotechnology, Biosafety, Climate Change and the Environment. The Center's major programmes cover the issues of biodiversity and environmental governance, energy and water security, agriculture and food security
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Additional Information
Information on Capacity-building and training courses
Support, including capacity-building, for technology needs assessments and regulations
Programme Areas Transfer of Technology and Cooperation
Agricultural Biodiversity
Biodiversity for Development
Biosafety and Biotechnology
Climate Change and Biodiversity
Regions Africa