The NEPAD-SANBio Secretariat and the BioFISA II team visited the SADC Plant Genetic Resources Centre (SPGRC)
The NEPAD-SANBio Secretariat and the BioFISA II team visited the SADC Plant Genetic Resources Centre (SPGRC)
23 October 2015
The NEPAD-SANBio Secretariat and the BioFISA II team visited the SADC Plant Genetic Resources Centre (SPGRC) Node in Zambia on October 19th 2015. The Node is the regional hub of all plant genetic material for the region and was established in 1989...
NEPAD-SANBio/BioFISA II Programme with colleagues from Livestock Node
The NEPAD-SANBio Secretariat and the BioFISA II team visited the Livestock node and the Ministry of Higher Education in Zambia
21 October 2015
The NEPAD-SANBio Secretariat and the BioFISA II team visited the Livestock node -- the second NEPAD-SANBio Network node in Zambia on October 20th 2015. The node is co-hosted by the National Institute of Scientific and Industrial Researc...
Madagascan delegation touring the facilities
South Africa and Madagascar strengthen cooperation to address Africa’s challenges
21 October 2015
South Africa and Madagascar signed a bilateral agreement on Science, Technology and Innov...
Student Ambassador candidates
Student Ambassador candidates
20 October 2015
Student Ambassador candidates, the time is close for us to make the first selection and Malawi has been chosen as the first country. Students from Malawi, now is the time to impress us (there’s still some time left) – and be sure to set the bar hi...
Interested conference participants at the SANBio stand
Towards a Better World with Ideas That Work
16 October 2015
Modern science already has a long history in Africa. The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) in South Africa celebrated its 70th year of research, development and innovation at its 5th biennial conference. The conference, with th...
Thiru Swettenham BioFISA II Programme Office Administrator/Manager
Meet Thiru: BioFISA II Programme Office Administrator/Manager
15 October 2015
Mrs Thiru Swettenham joins the NEPAD-SANBio team as Office Administrator/Manager of the BioFISA II programme.  She is not new to the CSIR environment, she spent 15 years working with Forestek and various Biosciences programmes. She holds a Ba...