All BRICS countries have agreed to the STI-led BRICS Innovation Cooperation Action Plan 2021-24 proposed by India during 12th Meeting of BRICS Science and Technology Steering Committee. Science and Technology Ministry said, India had proposed the plan to facilitate sharing of experiences of each other’s innovation ecosystem and networking of innovators and entrepreneurs.
The details of the Action Plan will be worked out by BRICS Science, Technology Innovation Entrepreneurship Partnership Working Group. The Department of Science and Technology, India, hosted the 12th Meeting of BRICS Science and Technology Steering Committee. Scientific Ministries and agencies of all BRICS countries participated in the meeting.