In major speech, Finance Minister commends SA-TIED

24 October 2018

South Africa's Finance Minister, Tito Mboweni lifted up the SA-TIED programme in his maiden Medium Term Budget Policy Speech in parliament on Wednesday.

Mboweni highlighted the crucial role of strong partnerships in South Africa and praised the SA-TIED programme for strengthening partnerships between government, researchers, and civil society. He commended the programme for its capacity-building and education initiatives and supported its aim to improve the interface between cutting-edge research and policy formulation.