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Bibliometric Analyses on Europe-Africa Research Co-publications in Climate Change

 
Bibliometric Analyses on Europe-Africa Research Co-publications in Climate Change

Bibliometric Analyses on Europe-Africa Research Co-publications in Climate Change

CAAST-Net Plus has published a report on EU-Africa research and innovation (R&I) co-publications in climate change. [Image credit: CAAST-Net Plus]

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Year of Publication: 2017
Document Type: Report
Work Package: WP4 Africa-EU STI Policy Dialogue support

According to the executive summary, the report aims to "inform relevant policy by revealing the trends in bi-regional research collaborations and the publication of research".

The bibliometrics analyses national, regional and global discourse and policy imperatives on climate change and topics related to this societal grand challenge, which is of national, regional and global interest. It also provides insight on the impact of co-publications within the Africa-EU R&I landscape, and lastly provides a critical analysis of the factors which have driven collaborative research between African researchers and their European counterparts between 1993 and 2015.

The report was commissioned by CAAST-Net Plus partner, South Africa's Department of Science and Technology.

 
CAAST-Net Plus is funded by the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme under grant agreement 311806
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