DEPARTMENT OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY GRASSROOTS PROGRAMME

The CSIR’s Grassroots Innovation Programme has been running since March last year initially as a pilot initiative and is aimed at supporting innovators who don’t have formal education or access to formal facilities. Through this programme, individuals are linked to… Continue Reading

IDC funding approvals increase to R15.3 billion for 2017 fiscal

The Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) continues to be counter-cyclical in the current economic environment. In 2017, the IDC demonstrated its ability to support industrial diversification of the local economy and recorded impressive growth, driving transformation in the economy while remaining… Continue Reading

THE INNOVATION HUB COMBATS YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT

The Innovation Hub, an innovation agency of the Gauteng Province through its Fablab School programme, in collaboration with PrimeStars Marketing have launched the Step up 2 a Start-up IV programme. The programme is aimed at providing solutions for thousands of young South Africans who face a future… Continue Reading