YSF Webinar on Invention and Protection of Intellectual Property
The 1st Webinar of a series of online knowledge sharing sessions organized by the Young Scientists Forum (YSF) of the National Science and Technology Commission (NASTEC) was held on 22nd April 2021. The webinar was focused on ‘Inventions and Protection of Intellectual Property’ and Mrs. Geethanjali Ranawaka, Director General of the National Intellectual Property Office (NIPO) addressed the online audience as the guest speaker and resource person. The webinar concluded successfully after a Q&A session.
Senior Scientists Forum Initiation Workshop
The Senior Scientists Forum (SSF) is one of the consultative fora initiated by the NASTEC with the objectives of encouraging and strengthening cooperation in science and technology sector among scientists in Sri Lanka, and involving scientists in the formulation of Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) related policies and reviews.Read More
Rubber Research Institute Performance Review
NASTEC initiated the 2021 Performance Review of Science and Technology Institutions by reviewing the Rubber Research Institute of Sri Lanka. The initial review visit was made on 24th March 2021.View Gallery
International Workshop on "Energy Security and Energy Access: Health Implications of Poor Energy Quality in Developing Countries" [In Virtual Mode]International Roundtable on"Policy Development in Lightning Hazard Mitigating Strategies in Countrieswith High Ground Flash Density" during 11-12 May, 2021 [Virtual Mode]
Importance of Science and Technology for Socio-economic Development
All aspects of life are based on science and technology, which has existed since civilization. Life starts from elements in the periodic table and ends up as ashes which contain the very same elements and are then returned to the soil. During early civilization, man had only the basic needs to sustain life such as food, water and shelter. Food was their medicine too.
කොරෝනා වෛරසය : මවකගේ කාර්යභාරය - ජාතික විද්යා හා තාක්ෂණ කොමිෂන් සභාවේ සභාපතිනි මහාචාර්ය ක්ෂණිකා හිරිඹුරේගම
මවක ලෙස අපගේ කාර්යභාරය විවිධය. ප්රධාන වශයෙන් පවුලක සමගිය සාමය සහ සාර්ථකත්වය රඳා පවතින්නේ මවකගේ ඉවසීම සහ කැපවීම මතය. මවක් ලෙස එක් අතකින් තම දරුවන්ගේ පෝෂණය රැකගත යුතුය.