Technology Liaison Unit

Through Administrative Decision No 117 of the National Agency for Science and Technology Promotion, Mundo Sano Foundation is a Technology Liaison Unit, pursuant to Law No 23.877. It is a non-governmental unit that was constituted to identify, select and design projects for research and development, technology transfer and technical assistance. It represents the basic core of the system, contributing with its juridical structure to ease project management, organization and administration. It may or may not berelated to a public institution.

Technology Liaison Units (UVT for their name in Spanish) are units where companies can resort to when designing the presentation of a project; they provide assisstance in formulation and liaisons between Science and Technology Institutions and the private sector.