What is HRDC’s contribution in ensuring that conducted researches are implemented to earn economic benefits?

  • HRDC has noted the misconception that research in Botswana was conducted for publication in journals
  • HRDC partnered with Development Research Uptake in Sub-Saharan Africa (DRUSSA) – University of Botswana (UB) to organise a conference on the uptake and utilisation of research outputs
  • HRDC envisages to promote applied research through its current Grant Project scheme.
  • HRDC has undertaken capacity building initiatives to capacitate TEI’s and stakeholders in the technology transfer value chain in order to guide them on how to protect their research and derive monetary benefits from their commercialisation.