South Africa Policy Document
The National Nanotechnology Strategy 2005 - 2014
To draw upon the existing strengths of the national system of innovation while addressing the need to enhance its research infrastructure and to create a workforce for advanced technology businesses that support the country’s future competitiveness and enhanced quality of life.
To develop, coordinate and manage a national system of innovation that will bring about maximum human capital, sustainable economic growth and improved quality of life for all.
|Priority sector||Mining and Minerals|
|National priority||Poverty Reduction|
|National priority||Key Technology Platforms (including biotechnology and ICT)|
|National priority||Chemical and Bio-Processing|
|National priority||Advanced Materials and Manufacturing|
|National priority||Leveraging Resource-based Industries|