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Our country is filled with remarkable people and remarkable ideas. At the Department of Science and Innovation, we help businesses turn ideas into action by enabling local health innovation to grow our health industry while meeting the needs of society.

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that turns your ideas into action.

Making sure it’s possible.

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Keep up to date with the latest ecosystem events and opportunities.

Sentech Africa Tech Week conference is the best place to discover the future of innovation, network with industry leaders, and explore the latest trends shaping Africa’s tech landscape.
SENTECH is calling all African Tech Founders with a solution for a key African challenge. The entrepreneurs must be available to pitch in person at the conference in Cape Town (May 16-17, 2024). Click here to apply.
The national funding bodies from Brazil, Belgium (Flanders), Czech Republic, Netherlands, Portugal, South Africa, Spain and Türkiye have allocated funding for organisations collaborating on international R&D projects in all fields of knowledge. Your project consortium must include at least one

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The Innovation Bridge Portal is an initiative of the South African National Departments of Science & Innovation (DSI), and Small Business Development (DSBD). The initiative is co-funded by the European Union (EU) and its content does not necessarily reflect the views of the EU.

European Union (EU) funded Ecosystems Development for Small Enterprises Programme World Bank Group CIPC NIPMO