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Welcome to the National Commission on Research, Science and Technology.

Fostering Excellence through Knowledge and Innovation

"As we go forward, we will seek to be transactional in maintaining and strengthening the governance architecture, but we will also be transformational as we prepare the citizens for the new economy that requires the development of new parameters in education, innovation, and enterprise", - His Excellency, Dr Hage Geingob, President of the Republic of Namibia

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Sustainable Water Resource Management Research, a Key Area of Focus for the NCRST

Windhoek, Namibia – The National Commission on Research, Science and Technology (NCRST) recently attended the 3rd Biennial Symposium by

Namibia and Mozambiques’ Science Institutions Collaborate

Windhoek, Namibia – Another partnership was cemented between the national institutions responsib


Ms. Enid Keramen
Acting Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Diina Shuuluka
General Manager: Research, Science, Technology and Innovation Coordination & Support
Mr. Vincent Nowaseb
General Manager: Innovation and Technology Development
Mrs. Albertina Ngurare
General Manager: Business Support Services
Ms. Maria Andimba
Acting Head: Legal Advise & Company Secretariat 
Mr. Ockert B. Jansen (CPRP)
Head: Corporate Communication and Marketing
Mr. Abel Abel
Head:  Internal Audit
Mr. Matheus Shikongo
Head: Quality Assurance & Operational Excellence
Mrs. Lovisa Kambonde-Immanuel
Manager: Innovation and Industrial Research
Mrs. Angelique Philander
Manager: Human and Institutional Development, Science & Technology Promotion
Ms. Hilya I Shikongo
Manager: Natural Sciences Research
Mr. Paulus Mungeyi
Manager: Biotechnology 
Mr. Gernot Piepmeyer
Manager: Policies and Councils Services 
Mr. Kevin Fisch 
Manager: Information and Communication Technology Services
Manager: Resource Mobalization and Fund Management 
Mr. Moses Molatendi Moses
Manager: Knowledge Management and Intellectual Property Coordination
Ms. Johanna Hatutale
Manager: Human Resource and Organisational Development 
Mr. Simon Nghipangwa
Manager: Corporate Finance
Mrs. Saima Neke
Manager: Fund Management & Investment