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...
Visitors at Tikondwe Freedom Gardens
SANBio Student Ambassador team for Malawi visits Tikondwe Freedom Gardens
7 July 2017
On 17th June 2017, our SANBio Student Ambassador for Malawi, Kareem Longwe, together with his team visited Tikondwe Freedom Gardens in Dowa district. Tikondwe Freedom Gardens, established in 1982, is an innovative development venture that uses tra...
Laurianne Ghansseeram and Les Huiles essentielles de Laurianne
The Lady Behind 'Les Huiles essentielles de Laurianne': Profiling Mrs Laurianne Ghansseeram
7 July 2017
In Mauritius, in a small village named Anse Jonchée, where people depend on agriculture and fishing to earn their living, Mrs Laurianne Ghansseeram started her own small business of plant-based essential oils production in 2006. She owns a small f...
Mieja Vola Rakotonarivo
Nutri'zaza, a social business combating malnutrition in Madagascar: Profiling Mrs Mieja Vola Rakotonarivo
7 July 2017
In Madagascar, nearly half of children are malnourished. The main cause is the poor quality of the food they receive, notably in disadvantaged households (due to inadequate breastfeeding practices and complementary foods that are nutritionally ver...
Ntombenhle Khathwane
Advocating for natural hair and body products: Profiling Mrs Ntombenhle Khathwane
7 July 2017
Mrs Ntombenhle Khathwane is featured by Forbes Magazine as one of the 30 most promising young Entrepreneurs in Africa 2016 and honoured as one of 100 Most Influential People of African Descent (MIPAD) in the Business and Entrepreneurship categ...