Launch of the UNCTAD Technology and Innovation Report (TIR) 2012- 31 October 2012
NAIROBI, Kenya, October 30, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ – Launch of UNCTAD Technology and Innovation Report 2012
Who Prof. Oyebanji Oyeyinka of UN Habitat
When 31 October 2012 at 11.00 am.
Where Press Center UN Nations Headquarters Gigiri
The United Nations Information Centre (UNIC), for the Republics of Kenya, the Seychelles and Uganda wishes to invite Members of the press to the launch of the UNCTAD Technology and Innovation Report (TIR) 2012 on 31 October at 11.00 am at the Press Centre, United Nations Headquarters Complex Gigiri.
The report subtitled Exploring the South for Technological Empowerment and Innovation Capacity, will analyze the mutually supportive roles countries of the emerging South can play in this promising area of economic growth including through more effective technology transfer.
The UNCTAD Technology and Innovation Report 2012 also focuses on how South-South collaboration can help address key capacity questions faced by developing countries. The information and analysis contained in the report mark a welcome contribution to the efforts now getting under way to establish a set of Sustainable Development Goals and to outline a post-2015 development agenda.