STINT delegation visited NCST

The Swedish Foundation for International Cooperation in Research and Higher Education delegation (STINT) visited NCST on Monday 20th March, 2017.

Prof. Mbonye Manasse, the Director General of NCST, introduced the institution background and mandate on research and innovation perspective. He explained some strategies adopted to implement the mandate which include implementing the National Research and Innovation Agenda(NRIA), Operationalize the National Research and Innovation Fund as well as a strong Science, Technology and Innovation awareness and community outreach.

In the discussion with the NCST staff, the Executive director of STINT Dr. Andreas Göthenberg presented their general and specific purpose of the visit which mainly focused on learning more about NCST’s mandate identifying opportunities for future partnership.