The Updated map of the innovation landscape in South Africa & Framework Conditions 2016 contains updated information and data for policy makers, researchers, programme owners and innovation organisations as well as small and medium enterprises interested in EU-South African linkages and offers through a variety of means. It offers insights on the EU-South African Partnership in Science, Technology and Innovation providing an overview on the current state-of-play of innovation in SA. The report is part of the task 3.1. Identification of the innovation framework conditions and creating an enabling environment to enhance SA-EU cooperation of the ESASTAP 2020 project. The project, started in February 2016, is funded under Horizon 2020 framework programme and it will last three years.