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Decadal Plan for STI Under the Spotlight


Department of Science and Innovation The Decadal Plan for Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) is a roadmap for driving STI policy and programmes over the next ten years with specific…

Decadal Plan for STI White Paper on Track


Department of Science and Innovation The science and innovation department aims to finalise the Decadal Plan in 2021/2022. The department announced this during a briefing in parliament on its 2021/22…

Revised KCAAA Radio Frequency Spectrum Exemptions Published


Department of Science and Innovation The proposed revised radio frequency spectrum exempted for use within the Karoo Central Astronomy Advantage Area (KCAAA) has been republished. The science and innovation department…

Radio Frequency Spectrum Exemptions for KCAAA Drawn Up


Department of Science and Innovation The proposed revised radio frequency spectrum exempted for use within the Karoo Central Astronomy Advantage Area (KCAAA) has been published. The science and innovation department…

Science and Technology Laws Amendment Act in Effect Soon


Department of Science and Innovation The Science and Technology Laws Amendment Act comes into effect on 1 April 2021. The science and innovation department published the proclamation in Government Gazette…

Hydrogen Society Roadmap in the Pipeline


Department of Science and Innovation The first draft of the Hydrogen Society Roadmap was completed at the end of November 2020. The higher education, science and innovation minister, Dr Blade…

Decadal Plan on STI on Track


Department of Science and Innovation A Decadal Plan on Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) is in the final stages of development. The higher education, science and innovation minister, Dr Blade…

DSI Shines Spotlight on Science, Technology and Innovation


Department of Science and Innovation Science, technology and innovation are key to unlocking people's potential and creating improved social conditions, a competitive economy, and a workforce positioned to take the…

Nzimande on Plans for Reopening of PSET Institutions


Department of Higher Education, Science and Innovation The science and innovation department has to date invested R68 766 000 (reprioritised from the 2019/20 and 2020/21 budget allocation) towards Covid-19 research…

Karoo Central Astronomy Advantage Areas Under the Spotlight


Department of Science and Innovation The period of compliance with the Regulations for the Protection of the Karoo Central Astronomy Advantage Areas has been extended. The Regulations prohibit and restrict…