Science, technology and innovation for development (E/RES/2016/23)

27 Jul 2016


The resolution builds on previous resolutions on science, technology, and innovation for development, and focuses on the instrumental role of ‘science, technology and innovation and information and communications technologies in the achievement of a number of Sustainable Development Goals’. The resolution presents recommendations for UN member states and governments, and the Commission on Science and Technology for Development and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development.