Mauritius Ranked First in Sub - Saharan Africa In Global Innovation Index Report 2020

As part of its quest to position itself among the leaders in the fields of innovation and technology both regionally and globally, Mauritius has gained 30 places in the Global Innovation Index Report 2020, leapfrogging from the 82nd to 52nd position, thus securing the 1st place in Sub-Saharan Africa.

This year some key improvements have been observed in pillars such as Institutions, Human Capital and Research, Market Sophistication, Knowledge and Technology outputs and Creative outputs.