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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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Latest News

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

Stakeholder's Consultation Workshop

23 Nov 2015

Stakeholder’s Consultation Workshop to review and finalise the monitoring and evaluation plan for the National Programme on Research, Science, Technology and Innovation (NPRSTI)

The NCRST started the consultative process with stakeholders to review and finalize the Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) plan of the National Programme on Research Science, Technology and Innovation. The workshops are held at NIPAM from 9 to 13 November 2015 and from 23 to 27 November 2015.  


The M&E plan is aimed to provide information, examine actions realized compared to the expected milestone, monitor the use of resources against programmes and gather information to estimate programme performance and progress.  The process is expected to be completed during at the end of November 2015