Nagoya Protocol on Access and Benefit Sharing
Nepad SANBio to host the 2019 Bio Africa Convention: Pre-Convention workshop
16 July 2019
“The time has come for African countries to establish effective regulatory frameworks, develop national valorisation strategies and fairly negotiate Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) agreements with the users of genetic resources.” This is...
Closing panel during the event
SANBio Annual Event 2019 - Beyond the Valleys: Untold Tales of Biopreneurs
30 May 2019
The NEPAD Southern Africa Network for Biosciences (SANBio) with the support of the BioFISA II Programme hosted the network’s third Annual Event from 21-22 May 2019 at the CSIR International Convention Centre, Pretoria, South Africa. With over...
Botswana Stakeholder Workshop
Fruits of Labour: BioFISA II stakeholder workshop in Botswana
23 April 2019
On 10 April 2019, NEPAD SANBio / BioFISA II programme in collaboration with the Botswana Innovation Hub (BIH) ho...
Group photo
Zimbabwe hosts a SANBio/BioFISA II Project Closure Stakeholders’ Workshop
28 March 2019
As the SANBio/BioFISA II programme is coming to a close at the end of June 2019, it is time to look back at what has been achieved and what the future might bring. Some of the projects funded through BioFISA II grants are turning into commerci...
SADC would benefit from sustainable development of leather industry
27 March 2019
South Africa like other SADC countries has an abundance of livestock. Collectively, the SADC region’s livestock population is estimated at 64 million cattle, 39 million sheep and 38 million goats. Of these figures, South Africa alone contribut...
Dr Devina Lobine
SANBio Youth Ambassador selected to attend Africa Science Leadership Programme - (ASLP)
26 March 2019
The Southern Africa Network for Biosciences (SANBio) Mauritius Youth Ambassador, Dr Devina Lobine has been selected as one of the 20 scienti...