SAP and the Department of Science and Technology (DST) announced their support for an advanced human capital development programme in information and communication technology (ICT) in South Africa. Director-General of Science and Technology, Dr Phil Mjwara, and SAP Africa's Managing Director, Pfungwa Serima, signed a memorandum of understanding.
World’s biggest telescope project takes crucial step forward as it forms company to run project.
Seven national governmental and research organisations today announced the formation of the SKA Organisation, an independent, not-for-profit company established to formalise relationships with international partners and centralise the leadership of the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) telescope project.
Projections of future climate change are sometimes being criticized as not being verifiable. This notion is different for short-range weather forecasting and seasonal forecasting, where the forecasts can be readily verified and tested against observations.
Cities are major contributors to human-induced greenhouse gas emissions and they are also vulnerable to the harmful impacts of climate change. Therefore is it essential for cities to strive towards low carbon development to aid in the mitigation and adaptation to climate change.
The Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor, signed a programme of cooperation with her Indian counterpart, the Minister of Science, Technology and Earth Sciences, Shri Vilasrao Deshmukh, in Cape Town, on 13 November 2011 South Africa's science and technology relations with India were formalised through the signing of an agreement on scientific and technological cooperation in July 1995.
Bursaries available to study Earth Sciences in the most geologically, biologically, oceanographically and climatically diverse region in the world! ACCESS is a new national community of students and supervisors, all working in different scientific fields in our unique and globally recognised natural laboratory for the study of Earth Systems.
The Department of Science Technology (DST), jointly with the Human Sciences Research Council’s (HSRC) Centre for Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators (CeSTII) and the National Advisory Council on Innovation (NACI) invite you to a workshop on measuring and monitoring of innovation in South Africa.