"How can indigenous knowledge and science co-exist better in South Africa?"
Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor, challenged the 2016 Indigenous Knowledge Systems (IKS) Interface Conference, currently under way at the University of Venda in Limpopo, to discuss the question.
The second edition of Science Forum South Africa kicks off next week with an interesting array of national and international speakers, engaging exhibitions and science in the streets.
Researchers, business and government will share the latest research and solutions to the global change challenges at the 3rd Global Change Conference, taking place in Durban from 5 to 8 December.
South Africa and Russia are looking at new opportunities to strengthen their relations as the two countries celebrate 10 years of collaboration. Nuclear research specialists from South Africa and Russia are meeting in Pretoria.
From moment of conception, our genetic blueprint starts to adapt to the world we find ourselves in; this increases our fit with our environment and our chances for survival. An excerpt from what promises to be an interesting, ‘Science Talk’, titled ‘We Begin Before We Are Born’.
The Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor, will address the opening session of the 4th Indigenous Knowledge Systems Interface Conference, scheduled to take place in Thohoyandou, Limpopo on Saturday, 3 December.