The CSIR undertakes directed and multidisciplinary research, technological innovation as well as industrial and scientific development to improve the quality of life of the country's people. It is committed to supporting innovation in South Africa to improve national competitiveness in the global economy. [according to site editor's information]
The mandate of Productivity SA is to serve the interests of government, organised labour and business through the enhancement of productive capacity. Productivity SA meets its mandate by building capacity through sound project management skills, regarded as a core function of our organisation. Productivity SA reports to the Minister of Labour. ... [according to site editor's information]
The NCPC aims to enhance the competitiveness and productive capacity of the national industry, focusing on SME's through Cleaner Production (CP) techniques. CP is an integrated preventive strategy applied to processes, products and services to eliminate or minimise the production of waste and pollution and to optimise the utilisation of resources. CP activities generally improve an organisation's bottom line and invariably improve productivity and competitiveness.
NCPC is a co-operation program between South Africa, UNIDO and other development partners. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The Southern Africa Global Competitiveness Hub (the Trade Hub) is a central point where Southern Africans can gain access to US markets through business linkages, capacity building services and problem-solving trade facilitation. The Hub’s primary objective is enhancing the competitiveness of Southern Africa products and services. It is funded by USAID's Africa Global Competitiveness Initiative (AGCI). ... [according to site editor's information]