Science and Technology Office in South Africa
The Science and Technology Office at the Embassy of Switzerland is proudly implementing the mandate of the Swiss State Secretariat for Education Research and Innovation (SERI).
The primary objective of the mandate is a vibrant collaboration between Switzerland and South Africa. The collaboration is achieved through connecting, facilitating and supporting Swiss and South African researchers, start-ups and academia.
Today, Switzerland and South Africa are proudly collaborating on cutting edge research projects having a societal impact.
The Office is headed by Jacquelene Friedenthal (Science and Technology Counsellor at the Embassy) attached to the Swiss State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation.