Q. “UNNATI Programme” launched by which of the following Institution?



[C] NITI Aayog

[D] Ministry of Education

Answer: A

UNNATI, a capacity building programme on Nanosatellite development, is an initiative by ISRO to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first United Nations conference on the exploration and peaceful uses of outer space (UNISPACE-50).  

  • The programme provides opportunities to the participating developing countries to strengthen in assembling, integrating and testing of Nanosatellite.  
  • UNNATI programme is planned to be conducted for 3 years by U.R. Rao Satellite Centre of ISRO in 3 batches and will target to benefit officials of 45 countries.  
  • The first batch started today in which 30 delegates from 17 countries are participating. 

Source: ISRO