On 31 May 2000 the Department of Science and Technology (DST) and the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology of the Islamic Republic of Iran (MSRT) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the objective of enhancing scientific relations between the two countries. With this Agreement, the Parties are currently supporting six (6) research projects in the fields of biotechnology, marine and oceanographic studies. The National Research Foundation (NRF) and the MSRT, are the implementing agencies of this agreement.
4th National Conference on Global Change
Polokwane, 03 - 06 December 2018
The Department of Science and Technology and the National Research Foundation, in partnership with the University of Limpopo and the Limpopo Provincial Government, are organising a four‐day National Conference on Global Change. The conference will take place in Polokwane from 3 to 6 December 2018
The central theme for the 2018 National Global Change Conference is “Sustainable futures through science and innovation”
The specific objectives of the 2018 conference are to: