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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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Namibia proudly hosts the 5th Edition of the African School of Physics (ASP2018)

  11 June 2018–The fourth industrial revolution is blossoming at a sharp rate and science is at the heart of advancing digital techn

NCRST Capacitates women in the bio-science business - Fembiobiz II

Participants of FEMBIOBIZ phase 1 Windhoek, Namibia – The National Commission on Research, Science and Technology (NCRST) together w

Preserve Namibia Sponsored by NCRST


The National Commission on Research, Science and Technology, together with the Directorate of Namibia Library and Archives Services (NLAS), Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture has launched the ''Preserve Namibia Indigenous Knowledge Project” on 15 March 2016 in Windhoek. The project aims to contribute and to enrich the preservation of indigenous knowledge for future generation as well as to assist in introducing digital systems to improve and enable easy access to indigenous information.
For more information on this project, visit their website at