Science Forum South Africa 2020               #SFSA2020

The Science Forum South Africa event will take place from 9 to 11 December.

The SFSA 2020 will be an opportunity to reflect on the various science, technology and innovation partnerships initiatives led by the Department as part of South Africa‘s chairing of the African Union in 2020. As usual, pan‐African cooperation in science will be a significant focus of the Forum agenda.

Wash your hands and stop the spread!

CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) has already killed many people around the world.Proper handwashing can be the difference between life and death.

Celebrating the World Day of Science 2020

The National Research Foundation (NRF) of South Africa joins with organisations from across the globe in celebrating the World Day of Science. This year, at a time when the world is challenged by the global Covid-19 pandemic, the focus of World Science Day is on “Science for and with society in dealing with the global pandemic.”

The South African Agency for Science and Technology Advancement (SAASTA) aims to advance public awareness, appreciation and engagement of science, engineering and technology in South Africa.


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