The IKSC’s vision is to be a leading Documentation Centre
dedicated in upholding an Afro centric world view that affirms
the importance of African culture, tradition and will be dedicated
for the preservation, protection and dissemination of science
and technology related reports and documents.
To mount IKS exhibits of research outputs
on posters, digital doorway, and mounted visuals at the Science
Centre, Richards Bay.
To create a functional database information
system for the preservation, protection and dissemination of
To serve as a resource base for indigenous
knowledge from various communities in the country.
To support the use of indigenous knowledge
systems (IKS) in the socio-economic development process in South
Core Business of the IKS Centre
To set up and manage the IKS Centre.
To document Science and Technology, IKS related
reports and documents.
To provide strategic leadership and managerial
roles for the IKS Centre.