Facing new challenges

This series of policy profiles presents the main trends in national science, technology and innovation (STI) policies on thematic issues (green innovation and technology, technology to manage natural disasters and catastrophes, emerging technologies), with a particular focus on policies and programmes introduced between 2010 and 2012. It discusses the rationale for public policy intervention, major aspects of STI policies and STI policy instruments, and recent policy developments across countries
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