Local Research for Better Lives
This study constitutes the first systematic analysis toward providing comprehensive and comparable information on local research in the country, in an effort to better understand current research practices and policies.
In Nigeria, unfortunately, there have been no systematic efforts to generate data on the domestic Social Science Research (SSR) system since independence.
Only 2.3% of all reearch articles globally had one African researcher or less. Are least developed countries really participating in their own development?
This research study seeks to provide insights into the working of social research production systems in developing countries, where research systems are weaker.
This study investigates the policies and institutional practices that currently impinge on the quality and research productivity of Indonesian state universities and researchers.