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STI Global Forum 2007

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 STI Global Forum Proceedings
On February 13-15, 2007, the World Bank, in partnership with CIDA, DFID, Global Research Alliance (GRA), Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Science Initiative Group (SIG), UNCTAD, and UNESCO, convened a Global Forum on Building Science, Technology, and Innovation Capacity for Sustainable Growth and Poverty Reduction. The Forum sought to understand the lessons of previous and ongoing STI capacity building experiences and maped out new and more effective ways for governments, industry, academia, foundations, and donors to work together to apply STI capacity building to development in low and middle-income countries ... more. 


bullet squareOpening Keynotes: 
Ramesh Mashelkar, President, Global Research Alliance
Scientific and technological opportunities and challenges for development
[video icon: 34minutes] [Presentation PPT, 16MB]
bullet squarevideo icon Speech by Paul Wolfowitz, President of the World Bank. 2/14/2007 [Transcript]
bullet squareFeature Story: Forum Aims at Building Technical Know-How in Developing Countries. 2/12/2007
bullet squareDevelopment Outreach Magazine: Science & Technology. 1/30/2007


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