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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

South Africa and Namibia to collaborate on producing national indicators on science, technology and innovation

Namibia, Monday 22 May 2017 – The Human Sciences Research Council’s Centre for Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators (CeST

NCRST and NSI sign memorandum of understanding

The National Commission for Research, Science and Technology (NCRST) and the Namibia Standards Institution (NSI) signed a memorandum of unders

NamPower Science Fair boasts new scientific talent

12 Oct 2016

This event was organised by NCRST in collaboration with the Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture and NAMPOWER Foundation, as the main sponsor. The purpose of the Science Fair is to popularize science and technology amongst our students, community and educators. This serves as a vehicle to encourage students, parents and teachers to take a more active interest in the study of science by providing an opportunity for students to conduct and publicly present an independent scientific inquiry. The winner of the Best School was Flamingo Combined School in both the Primary School Phase and the Secondary School Phase. While the Erongo Region emerged the winner in both the Primary and Secondary School categories. Find out who the other winners are by clicking here