African Centre for Technology Studies (ACTS)

The African Centre for Technology Studies (ACTS) is a pioneering development research think tank on harnessing applications of science, technology and innovation policies for sustainable development in Africa.

Latest publications

Role of Research, Innovation and Development

Building Science Systems in Africa: Conceptual Foundations and Empirical Considerations

Assessing Science Technology and Innovation Metrics in Africa

Political Economy Insights for Science System Transformations in Sub-Saharan Africa

Biomass Gasification for Decentralized Electricity Generation in Malawi

Pharmaceutical Partnerships for Increased Access to Quality Essential Medicines in the East African Region

Exploring the Role of Public-private Partnerships in Health Systems Strengthening: Experience from Southern Africa

Valorization of Indigenous Knowledge as a Contribution to Ecotourism

Switching to Alternative Cooking Fuels, such as Biogas, Offers the most Impactful and Immediate Way to Address Forest Cover Loss in Malawi

Strategies for Human Resource Development for the Pharmaceutical Sector

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