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 Water
Priority sector Energy
Priority sector Mining and Minerals
Priority sector Health
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