The Directorate of Science, Technology and Innovation of Ministry on Wednesday 5th February 2020 launched the 2nd Edition of the National Science, Technology and Innovation Survey Report, 2019.

This report presents data on the status of Science, Technology and Innovation in the country vis-à-vis public and private investments in science and innovation, the current human capital for research and innovation in both public and private institutions, pipeline Human Resources in Science and Technology (HRST), firm-level innovations and highlights some of the key challenges of the national innovation system. The report also highlights the conditions needed for effective implementation of the National STI Policy and offers a framework for action that can be used to support the strategic development of the country’s science and innovation ecosystem.