This section provides some information on various schemes aimed at improving research and innovation capacity in low and middle income countries.
These pages are not comprehensive but are a starting point on which to build a greater overview of the many initiatives in this area.
We hope this will provide better information for researchers and managers looking for grants or training, and for those managing or developing programmes to see how new activities can complement existing programmes.
Programmes and initiatives aimed at improving that capacity of individual researchers to play an effective part of the research and innovation system.
Programmes and initiatives aimed at improving the capacity of universities, research institutes and other organisations to be important parts of a country's research and innovation system and hence its improved development.
Programmes and initiatives aimed at improving the environment supporting researchers, research organisations and other elements of the research and innovation system, in particular the demand side.