Feb 24, 2009 Old News

Botswana Innovation Hub meets Japanese Science & Technology Research Experts

Collaboration and partnerships with researchers and institutions from developed countries will help Botswana into a nation of prosperity and innovation. Botswana’s Minister of Communications, Science and Technology, Mrs Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi told a delegation of Japanese science and technology research experts that she would like to see stronger collaborations in Science and Technology research and development, particularly that the country was growing in its Information and Communication Technology (ICT) development and connectivity.

 

She further said she would like to see partnerships in the form of attachment of researchers, visiting lecturers and researchers, especially that two major projects, Botswana Innovation Hub and Botswana International University of Science and Technology are commencing. The Minister was speaking at a seminar organised between the Japanese delegation and Botswana Innovation Hub On February 24, 2009 at the Phakalane Golf Estate Hotel Resort.

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