Innovation for Inclusive Development (IID) policy seminars: Understanding the role of universities in Innovation for Inclusive Development (IID), with reference to the Community University partnership Programme and rural universities

Type :
Conference & seminar papers
Author :
HSRC/DST
Published :
2015
Document(s) :

One in a series of policy seminars on innovation for inclusive development which looked at the role of universities in IID. Universities have been identified as key actors in various innovation and development theories and frameworks such as the National System of Innovation (NSI), “Triple Helix”, political economy, and many others. The seminar examined the role of universities in supporting IID and debated issues such as teaching and learning, capabilities for policy research, capacity development, the production and dissemination of policy-relevant IID research and knowledge.