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Namibian Entrepreneurs at Zambia Entrepreneurship Summit (ZES) 2019
Namibian Entrepreneurs at Zambia Entrepreneurship Summit (ZES) 2019
14 May 2019
Two female Namibian entrepreneurs have been selected to exhibit their products and participate at the 3rd Zambia Entrepreneurship Summit (ZES 2019 ) in Lusaka, Zambia. The ZES, will be held in collaboration with the WECREATE Zambia Centre, the American Chamber of Commerce, Atlas Mara, and Hivos Southern Africa. Under the theme “Entrepreneurship and Innovation: The Future Now, Leaving No One Behind” the summit aims to connect entrepreneurs with investors, lenders entrepreneurship resources, empowerment networks and encourage business expansion.
Youth Innovators Awarded at Annual  National Science & Technology Innovation Competition
Youth Innovators Awarded at Annual National Science & Technology Innovation Competition
14 May 2019
The Tanzania Commission for Science and Technology (COSTECH) was among the institutions that participated in the Annual National Science, Technology and Innovation Competition (MAKISATU) at Nyerere Square in Dodoma from 5th – 7th March 2019. The event saw young innovators exhibit their project and receive awards for outstanding achievements.
NTBC and TIA Partner for Research and Development Scale-Up Fund
NTBC and TIA Partner for Research and Development Scale-Up Fund
09 May 2019
NTBC has linked up with the Technology Innovation Agency (TIA) from South Africa and together are implementing the bilateral Research & Development scale-up fund, to provide funding to joint research projects between researchers from Zambia and South Africa.
Botswana Innovation Hub Hosts Stakeholder Workshop
Botswana Innovation Hub Hosts Stakeholder Workshop
07 May 2019
SAIS 2 national Focal Point, Botswana Innovation Hub (BIH) recently held a stakeholder workshop in partnership with the Southern Africa Network for Biosciences, (NEPAD SANBio) in Gaborone.
NCRST and SAIS 2 Partnership in Innovation Fund Management
NCRST and SAIS 2 Partnership in Innovation Fund Management
12 Dec 2018
The National Commission for Research, Science and Technology (NCRST) of Namibia is both a Focal Point for Namibia as well as the host of Southern Africa Innovation Support Programme (SAIS 2) as per the intergovernmental agreement signed between the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland (MFA) and the Ministry of Higher Education and Technology and Innovation of Namibia (MHETI).
COSTECH Launches the Research and Innovation Impact Bulletin
COSTECH Launches the Research and Innovation Impact Bulletin
16 Oct 2018
The Tanzania Commission for Science and Technology (COSTECH), through the Directorate of Life Sciences (DLS) recently embarked upon developing a Research and Innovation Impact Bulletin which gives details of research results funded by the National Fund for Advancement of Science and Technology (NFAST).
Botswana Innovation Hub at Namibian Start Up Festival
Botswana Innovation Hub at Namibian Start Up Festival
02 Jul 2018
The Botswana Innovation Hub,’s (BIH) First Steps Venture Technology Incubator (FSVC) traveled to Windhoek, for the Namibian Start-Up Festival on the invitation of the Southern Africa Innovation Support Programme (SAIS) & FabLab Namibia