Muzalema Mwanza
Superheroes without capes
31 August 2018
As the country celebrates the centenary of one of the great daughters of the African soil Mama Albertina Sisulu,...
Vulnerable woman
#Totalshutdown movement in the SADC region
29 August 2018
In the wake of Rhodes University student activist Khensani Maseko’s suicide after being allegedly raped...
FemBioBiz Season 2, Phase 2, in Zambia
Zambian flair – FemBioBiz Season 2 in Zambia
24 August 2018
The 2nd phase of the Zambian edition of FemBioBiz Acceleration Programme Season 2 concluded on Friday last week in Lusaka, with four female bio-entrepreneurs selected to represent the country at th...
Market stall in Lesotho
Investment and innovation will build southern Africa’s food security
7 August 2018
Investing in good nutrition for the wellbeing of southern African individuals will have a knock-on effect on the economy of the region, say food security researchers. “The benefit of investing in nutrition has been calculated as a...
FBB Moz Phase 2 Finalists
Unsung natural resources reign supreme at FemBioBioz Phase 2 competition in Mozambique
3 August 2018
The phase 2 competition of the FemBioBiz Acceleration Programme participants echoed a common purpose: to use Mozambique...
Medical devices
Medical device regulations in southern Africa will boost innovation and improve patient health
1 August 2018
Sub-Saharan Africa faces extreme challenges in public health, many of which can be addressed through innovative technologies such as fast and cheap diagnostic tests. Innovation in the sector is hindered, however, by poor or non-existent regula...