Welcome to the National Commission for 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
Declaration of Products Derived from or Containing Genetically Modified Organisms for Purposes of the Biosafety ACT, 2006 (ACT NO. 7 OF 2006) A
Ms Lovisa Kambonde- Immanuel (NCRST),Ms Nina Louw (RMB),Ms Ndahekelekwa Paulus (Winner) 4TH PLACE, Ms Mary Shikukutu (Winner) 2ND PL
In terms of section 6 (3) of the Biosafety Act, 2006 (Act No. 7 of 2006), read with section 10 (3) , the National Commission on Research , Science and Technology herewith invites nominations from interested persons and organisations, of persons with suitable skills or experience in environmental issues including environmental assessment as contemplated in paragraph (a), and in trade and economy as contemplated in paragraph (g), of subsection (2) of section 6, for appointment as members of the Biosafety Council and pursuant to-
a) Paragraph (a) of subsection (4) of section 6, the period within which the nominations must be submitted is from the date of publication of this advert to 29 March 2017; and
b) Paragraph (b) of subsection (4) of section 6, the procedure to be followed in making a nomination is as follows:
(i) a person may in writing nominate himself or herself or may be nominated in writing by an organisations or by another person.
(ii) if a person is nominated by an organisations or by another person, the nominated person must give written consent for such nomination;
(iii) a person nominated pursuant to (i) or (ii) must submit a one page motivation that substantiates his or her suitability to serve on the Biosafety Council together with his or her curriculum vitae and certified copies of academic qualifications and transcripts.
(iv) the nominations must be submitted no later than 29 March2017 to:
National Commission on Research, Science and Technology
Erf 490, Platinum Street, Prosperita
Enquiries: Mr. Paulus Mungeyi
Tel: 061– 431 7008
WEDNESDAY, 29 MARCH 2017