This Directorate was created in 2010, to provide technical assistance to the Ministry on Science, Technology and Innovation issues such as formulating STI Policies, communicating and coordinating STI programmes and activities of all Agencies, Departments, R & D institutions and academia as well as other stakeholders.
DRAFT NATIONAL STI POLICY
CALL FOR COMMENTS
The Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI) has the mandate to promote science and technology application in the country and to create the conditions and enabling environment for innovations to occur. In line with this mandate, MESTI presents this policy document as the fundamental basis of its endeavours. Please comment on this draft document to enable us capture your concerns.
National Stakeholder Consultative Workshop on STI Policy
A national stakeholder consultative workshop was organised by MESTI and hosted by the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR). This workshop was organized to engage industry players, civil society organisations and the media to discuss the Draft National Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) Policy and to solicit their inputs into finalizing the document. Click to download the First presentation and Second presentation delivered at the program