Promoting the understanding and use of science and technology through interactive exhibits, displays and programmes.
The IYP 2016 aims to heighten public awareness of the nutritional benefits of pulses
as part of sustainable food production aimed towards food security and nutrition.
The Year will create a unique opportunity to encourage connections throughout the
food chain that would better utilize pulse-
National Science Week
Bids for hosting the
19th SAASTEC Conference
in 2017 are now open.
The 18th SAASTEC Conference will be held at
UniZulu Science Centre in Richard’s Bay from the
The themes for this conference are aligned with the United Nations 17 Strategic Global Goals (SGG’s).
10 November 2016 is International Science Centre Day. This day will be celebrated at conference with International discussions and presentations in conjunction with UNESCO.