The Institute places a strong emphasis on capacity building for human resource development and provides a wide range of training programs in science and technology. Each program is designed for a specific target group e.g. scientists, academics, trainers, government officials, industrial personnel and, in some cases, for the general public.
Through these programs, post-graduate education, training courses, seminars, symposia, workshops and conferences are organized to promote the exchange of knowledge and the dissemination of information to assist local scientists to keep abreast with new developments and to strengthen regional and international co-operation. Thus, CRI collaborates and maintains contact with scientific institutions and international agencies with the aim of furthering scientific exchange and international co-operation in areas that correspond to the interests and objectives of the Institute.
The Office of Academic Affairs works towards this goal of fostering