National Institute for Scientific and Industrial Research, is a government institution set up by the Science and Technology Act No. 26 of 1997 through the Statutory Instrument No. 73 of 1998 after the repeal of the National Council for Scientific Research Act Cap 236 of the Laws of Zambia. NISIR is a government of Zambia funded institution. However, multilateral and bilateral cooperating partners fund specific projects of mutual interest.

FUNCTIONS

The functions of the National Institute for Scientific and Industrial Research as stipulated in the Science and Technology Act of 1997 Section 4 and Statutory Instrument No. 73, are:-

LOCATION

The institute is located on three Centers; the headquarters situated along the Lusaka International Airport Road, the Animal Science Research Centre located in Chilanga and the Tree Improvement Research Centre in Kitwe.

Centers



The institute headquarters is situated along the Lusaka International Airport Road.

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Our Contacts

  • National Institute for Scientific And Industrial Research

  • International Airport Road,
  • Lusaka, Zambia
  • P.O. BOX 310158
  • Tel: +260 211 281084
  • Cell: +260 95359728 / +260 95359727
  • Email: nisir.org@domain.com