Uganda steps closer to creating science ministry | Higher Education and academic research | Scoop.it

Plans to create a dedicated science ministry to harmonise research in Uganda are moving ahead with the passing of a bill in parliament.

 

[KAMPALA] Uganda's parliament has passed a bill paving the way for the creation of a science ministry, which will spearhead and harmonise the development of science, technology and innovation (ST&I).

The bill is now waiting for President Museveni's assent to become law, and he is widely expected to approve it. (...) - SciDev.Net, by Esther Nakkazi,  5 avril 2013