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"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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Declaration of Products Derived from or Containing Genetically Modified Organisms for Purposes of the Biosafety

Declaration of Products Derived from or Containing Genetically Modified Organisms for Purposes of the Biosafety ACT, 2006 (ACT NO. 7 OF 2006) A

Female Businesses in Biosciences - Fembiobiz II Acceleration Programme

Ms Lovisa Kambonde- Immanuel (NCRST),Ms Nina Louw (RMB),Ms Ndahekelekwa Paulus (Winner) 4TH PLACE, Ms Mary Shikukutu (Winner) 2ND PL

NCRST Celebrates World Metrology Day with NSI

27 May 2014

 

On 20 May 2011, Namibia joined the international community in commemorating the  World Metrology Day. The World Metrology Day is commemorated on 20 May every year to raise awareness about the importance of accurate, reliable and internationally accepted measurements in everyday life.

 

The theme for this year is “Measurements and the Global Energy Challenge”  and is coordinated through the National Metrology Institute (NMI) of Namibia responsible for the establishment of a national measurement traceability system through maintenance of national measurement standards and dissemination of the traceability by providing calibration services to industry. 

 

'Research and innovation in renewable energies will promote technological innovations for production, ditribution, usage and storage of alternative energies' said Mr. John Sifani - NCRST General Manager of  Innovation and Technology and Development.