Technology transfer for poverty reduction: health sector study

OUTPUT TYPE: Research report- client
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2004
TITLE EDITOR(S): M.Wentzel
KEYWORDS: HEALTH SECTOR, POVERTY, TECHNOLOGY
Print: HSRC Library: shelf number 2870

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Abstract

This report comprises the findings of a study of the role and potential of the health sector as one of the identified sectors (the others include agriculture, small-scale mining and energy). The report is aimed at evaluating the experience of technology transfer in this sector, identifying best practices and providing guidance to the DST in harnessing the health sector towards the poverty reduction drive.