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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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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

Exceptional scientific knowledge at the Namport Biggest Brainer Science Quiz

12 Oct 2016

The NamPort Biggest Brainer Science Quiz was hosted in collaboration with the Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture, and NamPort, the main sponsor. The competition is aimed at providing innumerable benefits to learners, which encourage their educational and even social development. It also stimulates learners’ interest in science and technology while simultaneously promoting the development of the life skills such as communication, strategic thinking, team work, and lights the fire for knowledge.

The top three regions of the Quiz Competition, who competed at National Level was Khomas Region as the winner, followed by Erongo Region and Otjozondjupa Region who took the third place. 

The winning school received trophies and a floating trophy, N$10 000 worth of science equipment, as well as N$5 000 for each team member, while runner up schools received cash prizes and scientific equipment.