The NRF was established through the National Research Foundation Act (Act No 23 of 1998), following a system-wide review conducted for the Department of Arts, Culture, Science and Technology (DACST)....Read more >>


To improve the nation's health and quality of life through promoting and conducting relevant and responsive health research.



The core business of the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) is to conduct large-scale, policy-relevant, social-scientific projects forpublic-sector users, non-governmental organisations and international development agencies.


The CGS has acquired a sound knowledge of African geology, based on more than a 100- year history of mapping in Africa, mostly in South Africa and Namibia, and a proud record of publications of maps on various scales, as well as numerous publications (Handbooks, Memories, Bulletins, Map Explanati...Read more >>


The DST strives toward introducing measures that put science and technology to work to make an impact on growth and development in a sustainable manner in areas that to all the South Africa.



The CSIR is one of the leading scientific and technology research, development and implementation organisations in Africa. Constituted by an Act of Parliament in 1945 as a science council, the CSIR undertakes directed and multidisciplinary research, technological innovation as well as industrial...Read more >>


The Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAF) aspires to be the apex organisation for science and scholarship in South Africa, recognised and conneted both nationally and internationally.



The ARC’s vision reflects its core business and celebrates its unique role, acknowledging its position as the principal agriculturalresearch institution in South Africa. The vision highlights the need to harness ARC capabilities to ensure that it becomes an organizationknown for its excellence...Read more >>