Philippine Ambassador Noralyn Jubaira Baja met with the Deputy Director General Daan du Toit of the Department of Science and Innovation of South Africa on 18 August 2022 to discuss and exchange views on how to lay the groundwork for the two countries’ development partnership in the area of science, technology and innovation (STI).
As an initial way forward, both sides agreed to work together to expedite the conclusion and signing of the Agreement on Scientific and Technological Cooperation between the Philippines and South Africa. The agreement will serve as a framework for both countries’ cooperation and collaboration in the vital sector of STI.
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In Photo: 𝘗𝘩𝘪𝘭𝘪𝘱𝘱𝘪𝘯𝘦 𝘈𝘮𝘣𝘢𝘴𝘴𝘢𝘥𝘰𝘳 𝘕𝘰𝘳𝘢𝘭𝘺𝘯 𝘑𝘶𝘣𝘢𝘪𝘳𝘢 𝘉𝘢𝘫𝘢 𝘸𝘪𝘵𝘩 𝘋𝘦𝘱𝘶𝘵𝘺 𝘋𝘪𝘳𝘦𝘤𝘵𝘰𝘳 𝘎𝘦𝘯𝘦𝘳𝘢𝘭 𝘋𝘢𝘢𝘯 𝘥𝘶 𝘛𝘰𝘪𝘵 (𝘭𝘦𝘧𝘵𝘮𝘰𝘴𝘵) 𝘰𝘧 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘋𝘦𝘱𝘢𝘳𝘵𝘮𝘦𝘯𝘵 𝘰𝘧 𝘚𝘤𝘪𝘦𝘯𝘤𝘦 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘐𝘯𝘯𝘰𝘷𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯 𝘰𝘧 𝘚𝘰𝘶𝘵𝘩 𝘈𝘧𝘳𝘪𝘤𝘢, 𝘔𝘪𝘯𝘪𝘴𝘵𝘦𝘳 𝘊𝘰𝘶𝘯𝘴𝘦𝘭𝘭𝘰𝘳 (𝘚𝘤𝘪𝘦𝘯𝘤𝘦, 𝘐𝘯𝘯𝘰𝘷𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘌𝘥𝘶𝘤𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯) 𝘎𝘩𝘢𝘭𝘦𝘦𝘣 𝘑𝘦𝘱𝘱𝘪𝘦 (3𝘳𝘥 𝘧𝘳𝘰𝘮 𝘭𝘦𝘧𝘵) 𝘰𝘧 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘚𝘰𝘶𝘵𝘩 𝘈𝘧𝘳𝘪𝘤𝘢𝘯 𝘌𝘮𝘣𝘢𝘴𝘴𝘺 𝘪𝘯 𝘛𝘰𝘬𝘺𝘰, 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘍𝘪𝘳𝘴𝘵 𝘚𝘦𝘤𝘳𝘦𝘵𝘢𝘳𝘺 𝘔𝘢𝘶𝘳𝘪𝘤𝘦 𝘈. 𝘛𝘪𝘦𝘮𝘱𝘰 (𝘳𝘪𝘨𝘩𝘵𝘮𝘰𝘴𝘵).