The African Centre for Technology Studies (ACTS) is an African independent think-tank on the application of science and technology to development. The vision of the centre is knowledge for better livelihoods and the mission is to strengthen the capacity and policies of African countries and institutions to harness science and technology for sustainable development. ACTS has over 20 year experience in generating and disseminating new knowledge through policy analysis, capacity building and outreach. Since its formations ACTS has worked with like-minded institutions and partners in Africa and the world. These include academic and research institutions, national governments, regional and international processes and NGOs.
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