OECD Reviews of Innovation Policy: Colombia 2014

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This review offers a comprehensive assessment of the innovation system of Colombia, focusing on the role of government. It provides concrete recommendations on how to improve policies that affect innovation performance, including R&D policies and identifies good practices from which other countries can learn.

The Overall assessment and recommendations is also available in French and Spanish.



Overall assessment and recommendations

This chapter presents an overall assessment of Colombia’s innovation system and policy, reflecting key analytical findings of the review. It identifies strengths and weaknesses of the innovation system and key tasks of innovation policy, and develops specific policy recommendations for improving framework conditions for innovation, strengthening the intellectual property system, intensifying diversification, fostering business innovation, strengthening the role of the Internet and ICTs, strengthening human resources, fostering critical mass and excellence in public research, increasing and diversifying the sources of knowledge for enterprises, and improving the governance of innovation and the knowledge base in support of policy.

The chapter is also available in French and Spanish.


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