NSTF

Systems thinking, sustainable development and chemical elements

Chemical elements from the perspective of the UN's Sustainable Development Goals

The NSTF-South32 Awards

Twenty-one years of recognising excellence in science, engineering, technology and innovation

Celebrating excellence in science, engineering, technology, innovation

This is the 20th anniversary of the NSTF-South 32 Awards

Raising the public voice

Data for Research Award: for advancing the availability, management and use of data for research by an individual or an organisation

Traditional innovation

Innovation Award: Corporate Organisation for innovations and their research and/or development by a team or an individual

Striving for a malaria-free Africa

Communication Award for outreach and creating awareness by a team or individual

SMME changes the global landscape of superconducting and quantum circuit design

Innovation Award: SMME for innovations and their research and/or development by a team or individual

Processing chemical wastes for product benefits

Solutions to environmental pollution.

Spotting hearing loss

Using smartphone-based software for early detection of hearing loss.

Taking to the air

Using sophisticated maths to create systems.

The power of the science communication role model

Reflection is powerful. As a young black child if all you see are images of white men as scientists, does science become a career option?

Advancing SA’s pharmaceutical industry

Developing pheroid-based products.

Latest

Tshwane water woes in court again

The municipality has been accused of deliberately derailing the contract to sort out toxic water crisis in Hammanskraal

Life in lockdown: Behind closed doors keeping out the coronavirus

South African students in China are staying behind closed doors due to the coronavirus outbreak

Apartheid criminals still at large

Corporations and banks that aided the apartheid regime have not been brought to book, so they continue to act with impunity

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it