Group photo taken during the Winter School
Youth, Science and Indigenous Knowledge Systems - SANBio Winter School
10 August 2017
On 31 July – 3 August 2017, NEPAD SANBio (Southern Africa Network for Biosciences), with the support of the BioFISA II Programme (a Finnish-Southern African Partnership Programme to Strengthen NEPAD SANBio), and the...
Group photo taken during the course
Training course on Plant Genetic Resources Management held in Lusaka
10 August 2017
The Southern Africa Network for Biosciences, in partnership with the SADC Plant Genetic Resources Centre (SPGRC) and with support from the BioFISA II Programme, is hosting a training course on Plant Genetic Resources Management in Lusa...
Dr Neergheen-Bhujun
Advocating for the use of indigenous food and traditional medicines in today's healthcare: Profiling Dr Vidushi Neergheen-Bhujun
20 July 2017
Mauritius, together with Rodrigues Island, is well known for its unique biodiversity and presents a green goldmine for the global pharmaceutical industry, yet it has been largely underutilised up until now. With the increasing demand for natural p...
Stella teaching children about dental health
Profile: the FemBioBiz Pitch Training event Winner in Zimbabwe, Stella Gonye
19 July 2017
Stella Gonye won the FemBioBiz Pitch Training event in Zimbabwe on 2 June 2017 and is one of the FemBioBiz finalists. Stella Gonye has been in the dental practice for 9 years and she is also a Tutor at the School of Dental Therapy...
Chabota Simweemba
Introducing the SANBio Student Ambassador for Zambia: Chabota Simweemba
7 July 2017
I would like to sincerely thank the Southern Africa Network for Biosciences (SANBio) for selecting me as the Student Ambassador for Zambia. My name is Chabota Simweemba, aged twenty three years. I was born in a family of seven. We used to...
FemBioBiz Acceleration Programme Finalists Selected
7 July 2017
The FemBioBiz Acceleration Programme was created to develop leadership, technological and business skills in female-owned businesses in the SADC region. It is an acceleration programme aimed to support deal-making and business growth for femal...