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As the global demand for quality pharmaceutical products continues to grow, conventional production platforms are facing severe limitations in terms of scalability, long production times and high costs.

In recent years, the production of heterologous proteins using plant expression...

The Department of Small Business Development (DSBD) through its implementation agency, the Small Enterprise Development Agency (Seda), aims to address challenges experienced by youth in accessing entrepreneurial opportunities through partnerships with suitable Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Colleges and Universities to provide Incubation: Technical and Business Development Support to enterprises, through the establishment of Centres for Entrepreneurship Rapid Incubators (CFERIs) in previously underserviced rural and township areas across provinces.

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Cellulose and Chitin are the two most abundant natural biopolymers in the world. Both are characterised as water‑insoluble in their natural states. 

Chitin is a white, hard, inelastic polysaccharide found primarily in the exoskeleton and internal structures of invertebrates such as...

The Impact Catalyst will be welcoming the Northern Cape to its cohort of provinces. The launch of the Impact Catalyst Northern Cape will be virtually. 

Key topics that will be discussed:

  • Benefits of public-private partnerships to deliver positive and sustainable socio-economic change.
  • T...
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Under a unique tripartite partnership NEPAD, CSIR and Stellenbosch University will upscale and commercialise home-grown innovations on the continent. Join us on 22 June 2021 for the launch of the AUDA-NEPAD Centre of Excellence in Science, Technology and Innovation.

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Date: 22...

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The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) will be hosting the virtual launch event for the Science Technology and Innovation for Sustainable Human Settlements Roadmap

The Roadmap is a strategic transformation framework that provides the basis for planning, coordination and...

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The applicant is required to provide the following; 

  • Business profile
  • Team member profiles & hiring projections
  • Business model - product/service
  • Support requirements
  • Business model - customer segment


Do you need funding to start up or expand your business?

You will need an expert business plan, guidance on your business model and assistance with the submission of your funding application. You will have a dynamic team of experts on your side, including business plan writers, research