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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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Namibian Journal for Research, Science and Technology

The NCRST now invites researchers and scholars to submit papers for peer-review. Authors are advised to follow the NCRST template.  

BOOST-UP Goes live

NBII, NCRST and Dololo bring you the BOOST UP events taking place in Namibia as a part of regional events in five countries in the SADC region

National Innovation Challenge for Women (NICW) and the FemBioBiz Season III

03 Jun 2019

Group 3 of the National Innovation Challenge for Women (NICW) and the FemBioBiz Season III Programme kicked-off today, the 3rd June 2019 and it will run until the 5th June 2019, at the Namibia University of Science & Technology (NUST) Hotel School in Windhoek.

This is the last group of the first phase of the NICW before we move to the 2nd phase of the programme. Just like the first 2 groups, the training includes the Business Model Canvas and pitching training. Once we have completed with all the groups training, some participants will be selected through pitching to proceed to phase II training / workshop. This is an exciting time as we have witnessed different and talented women with brilliant innovative ideas. Stay with us as will be announcing the selected innovators who will proceed to phase 2. #ncrst #hivos #fembiobiz #innovations #innovators #NBII #giz on behalf of the German Government #SAISIIprogramme