From the DG's Desk

Centre Welcomes

State of Palestine: 48th Member Country of NAM S&T Centre

Centre Organised

International workshop on 'Mitigation of Disasters due to Severe Climate Events: From Policy to Practice', Colombo, Sri Lanka, 10-13 March 2016

Science and Technology News in the Developing World


Brazil: GM Mosquitoes fight Dengue, Chikungunya and Zika Virus

Brazil: Startup develops Equipment for Automated Pesticide Application

India: Fluorescent Sensor signals Heart Attack
Kenya: Bt Maize Approval for Limited Field Release
Philippines: Government approves Revised GM Regulations

Saudi Arabia: First ISCC Plant to set Record Low CSP Cost
Senegal: Next Einstein Forum (NEF)
South Africa: Commercial Operation of Khi Solar One, First Solar Tower Plant in Africa
St. George's Grenada: Permaculture

Tanzania: High-Yielding, Salt-Resistant Tanzanian Rice

Uganda: First Field Observation of GM Potato Shows Extreme Resistance to Late Blight

Past Scientific Associates of NAM S&T Centre

Participation of Centre's Scientists in Scientific Event

Visitors to the Centre

Photo Gallery - VIP Visits to NAM S&T Centre

Centre Announces


International Training Programme on STI Policy and Management for Developing Countries (ITPS), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 812 August 2016.

Centre Announces Fellowship Schemes


Research Training Fellowship for Developing Country Scientists (RTF-DCS) for 2016 - 17


Joint NAM S&T Centre - ZMT Bremen (Germany) Fellowship in Tropical Coastal Marine Research for 2016


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