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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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BOOST-UP Goes live

NBII, NCRST and Dololo bring you the BOOST UP events taking place in Namibia as a part of regional events in five countries in the SADC region

National Innovation Challenge for Women (NICW) and the FemBioBiz Season III

Group 3 of the National Innovation Challenge for Women (NICW) and the FemBioBiz Season III Programme kicked-off today, the 3rd June 2019 and i

Rauna T Shaningwa


Rauna T Shaningwa


Namibia is very dry country with rainfall ranging from 100-400 mm during its raining season. Agriculture in Namibia is facing challenges and demands focus on yield improvement, biodiversity, soil preservation, water conversation, climate change and food safety. Our mission is to help stakeholders to face these challenges by producing plants from tissue of the desired plant in an artificial nutrient medium under controlled environment. Plant tissue culture generate multiple copies of the plant in a very short duration. These can be medicinal plants, fruits and vegetables crops.


rauna0816488505@gmail.com / 0817818390