Uganda, Egypt and Kenya are partnering together in a project to address climate change effect in East Africa; with special focus on flood monitoring and agricultural productivity, as top priority needs in the region.The Bartolomeo –Airbus -UNOOSA project offers hands on training in building an earth observation camera system for installation onboard Bartolomeo module on the International Space Station…
Uganda to Start Manufacturing SMART Phones in February 2023
When an April 18, 1963 newspaper article reportedly published by the Mansfield, Ohio New Journal, quoted Frederick Hunstman, telephone company commercial manager, as saying, “Mainfielders will carry their telephones in…
By Dr. Monica Musenero MasanzaMinister, Science, Technology and Innovation, Office of the President. I have heard some Ugandans express offence concerning the “Cheap Milk Economy.” I fully understand your feelings….
Ministerial Statement on PearlAfricaSat-1 Satellite Launch
The PearlAfricaSat-1 story is testament to Uganda’s openness and commitment to cordial and strategic global partnerships especially those of mutual interest in nature. In this bid, the government of Japan, through the Kyushu Institute of Technology; and the USA, through NASA
Uganda’s PearlAfricaSat-1 deployed in Space
Uganda’s PearlAfricaSat-1 deployed and begins Operation in Orbit: What does it say of the Power of Ideas, Resilience, Leadership, and Strategic Alliances between Nations?
“Overhaul the Education System” Minister Monica Musenero tells Uganda Education Policy Review Commission
By STI Communications Team Is our Education System fulfilling Africa’s dreams? Is it helping to solve our challenges? At a November 23, 2022 meeting with the Education Policy Review Commission,…
Human Capital Development: Why it’s Important to Have Scientists
Perhaps many of us are familiar with the landmark stories in science: Archimedes’ Eureka moment in a bathtub, which is at the heart of modern water-based navigation. The discovery of…
Science and technology has fundamental role of wealth creation
The government has today launched the 2022 National Exhibition for Science Week, (NEWS 22), Uganda’s annual showcase of science, technology and innovation to document progress made towards technological advancement to steer national development.