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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

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