The ACP Innovation Fund

The ACP Innovation Fund

Unlocking the inclusive innovation potential of ACP countries

The African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States and the European Union launched the ACP Innovation Fund call for proposals, a substantial effort to boost and optimise science, technology and innovation capacities in ACP countries.

Grants will be awarded to projects advancing solutions in the areas of: digital literacy and emerging technologies, skills development, synergies in the innovation ecosystem, technology transfer, research uptake, local and indigenous knowledge.

This session will present the key features of the call for proposals.

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Léonard-Emile Ognimba

Assistant Secretary General - Political Affairs and Human Development, ACP Group of States

Robert Burmanjer

Head of Unit, DG DEVCO 03 – Knowledge, Statistics and Data Hub




John Kakule

Expert - Education, Science, Technology, ACP Group of States

Paola Cervo

Programme Manager, DG DEVCO 03


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