The performances of Belgium in science, technology, innovation and competitiveness are regularly assessed in reports by international organisations. The relative strengths and weaknesses of the Belgian innovation system identified in international reports are hereafter summarised.
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The International Finance Corporation (IFC) is the largest global development institution focused exclusively on the private sector. They help developing countries achieve sustainable growth by financing investment, mobilizing capital in international financial markets, and providing advisory services to businesses and governments.