His Royal Highness Prince Dr Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah ibni His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, the Crown Prince, Senior Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office, the Pro-Chancellor of Universiti Technology Brunei (UTB) and Patron of the Crown Prince Creative, Innovative Product and Technological Advancement (CIPTA) Award on Thursday graced the Crown Prince CIPTA Award 2023 at the Plenary Hall of the International Convention Centre (ICC), Berakas.
The Crown Prince CIPTA Award 2023 theme is cantered on Innovations for Sustainable Development Goals. This year saw 68 participants including seven from ASEAN.
Out of the total, 48 projects have advanced to the final judging round.
Category 2 which involves modifications to existing products, processes, or technologies, has the highest number of participation compared to others.
Meanwhile, competing projects involve SDG 4: Quality Education, SDG 6: Clean Water and Sanitation, SDG 7: Access to Affordable and Clean Energy, SDG 9: Industry, innovation, and Infrastructure), SDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities and SDG 13: Climate Action.
More details on Friday’s Borneo Bulletin