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Recognizing Africa’s role in the global knowledge economy.

A Cross-Regional Research Partnership for Innovation and Sustainable Development

Authored by: Chidi Oguamanam, Jeremy de Beer This paper positions and critiques the Open African Innovation Research (Open AIR) network as a unique cross-regional…

Chidi Oguamanam September 1, 2018

Open innovation in development: Integrating theory and practice across open science, open access, and open data

Authored by Jeremy de Beer, this article integrates the concepts of open innovation and open development. It extends the theory of open development beyond the field…

Jeremy de Beer July 26, 2017

Ramifications of the WIPO IGC for IP and Development

Authored by Chidi Oguamanam Over the years, the idea of traditional knowledge has progressively unraveled as a traction point for complex issue linkages between…

Chidi Oguamanam June 15, 2017

Three Centuries and Counting: The Emergence and Development of Intellectual Property Law in Africa

Authored by: Caroline Ncube This chapter will be published in the Oxford Handbook of Intellectual Property edited by Rochelle Dreyfuss and Justine Pila. It provides…

Caroline Ncube May 1, 2017

ICT strategy development: from design to implementation case of Egypt

Authored by: Sherif Jamel and Nagla Rizk Information and communication technology (ICT) is continuously setting the pace for a changing, competitive and dynamic…

Nagla Rizk January 20, 2017

Measuring the South African National System of Innovation

Authored by: Kraemer-Mbula

Erika Kraemer-Mbula November 4, 2016

Informal Innovations and the South African Innovation System

Authored by: Kraemer-Mbula

Erika Kraemer-Mbula November 4, 2016

Innovation in the Informal Economy

Authored by: de Beer

Jeremy de Beer October 1, 2016