Ministry of Infrastructure, Science and Technology (MIST)
Department of Research Science and Technology
Overview of Department of Research Science and Technology
The Department of Research Science and Technology (DRST) was established in 2004. Its mandate is to provide leadership in science and technology in Botswana through the provision of an enabling policy and legislation environment and coordination of science and technology activities in the country.
We will be the leader in coordination and development of research, science and technology.
We are committed to the development and advancement of globally competitive research, science and technology systems for economic prosperity of Botswana through effective coordination.