|[Published: Monday October 10 2011]
AU and EU hold science, technology and innovation dialogue in Ethiopia
Addis Ababa, 10 Oct – (ANA) - Senior Officials from the African Union (AU) and the European Union (EU) are meeting at the AU headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to discuss ways of maximizing the use of the available knowledge on science, technology in Africa as well as promote innovation systems.
Organized by the Department of Human Resource Science and Technology (HRST) of African Union Commission (AUC) in collaboration with the European Union, the High-Level Policy Dialogue will enhance cooperation between Europe and Africa in Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) for the benefit of African and European citizens.
Science and technology representatives from the 27 EU Member States and the 54 African countries are expected to attend. (ANA)
FA/ANA/10 October 2011--------