FemBioBiz Regional Finale
Afri’can Do – FemBioBiz culminates in Regional Pitching Event
10 September 2018
Africa continues to be defined by stereotypes: it is poor; it is conflict-ridden; it is starving and dangerous. Subsequently we have come to believe and even been retold our own narrative based on this skewed perception. ...
Bio Africa Convention
NEPAD SANBio a new model of international cooperation – BIO Africa Convention
6 September 2018
The Department of Science and Technology (DST) Director General, Phil Mjwara an...
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...