Dr Moothien Pillay
Passionate about the underwater world: Dr Kamla Ruby Moothien Pillay
4 October 2017
"We need to protect our oceans as if our lives depend on it - because they do." - Sylvia Earle We would like to introduce Dr Kamla Ruby Moothien Pillay, the Director of Mauritius Oceanography Institute,...
Regional Science Granting Council meeting
Tanzania urged to demonstrate impact of investment in Science and Technology
22 September 2017
African governments have been advised to increase investment in science, technology and innovation (STI) to improve productivity and create jobs to its people. However, to realise impact of STI, good research management...
Workshop participants and representatives
Joint NISTI and NEPAD SANBio Training Workshop on Innovation Strategies held in Seychelles 7-11 August 2017
21 September 2017
The NEPAD Science Technology and Innovation Hub (NSTIH), NEPAD SANBio (Southern Africa Network for Biosciences), National Institute for Science, Technology and Innovation (NISTI) in the Republic of Seychelles in collabor...
FemBioBiz Winners: Prof Keolebogile Shirley Motaung (center), Mrs Stella Gonye (left) and Mrs Nkata Seleka (right)
FemBioBiz Acceleration Programme Winners
20 September 2017
The Tshwane University of Technology’s Prof Keolebogile Shirley Motaung, Assistant Dean of the Faculty of Science as well as Tissue Engineering and a regenerative medicine expert, won the FemBioBiz Acceleration Prog...
Sustainable Rabbit Farming: Profiling Ms Tshidi Mokoma and Olive Leaf Investments
20 September 2017
Olive Leaf Investment was established by Ms Tshidi Mokoma to contribute toward food security in South Africa through rabbit farming. The business started as Ms Mokoma developed the passion for agriculture after attending a 3-day workshop on 'Found...
Group photo taken during the Winter School
Youth, Science and Indigenous Knowledge Systems - SANBio Winter School
10 August 2017
On 31 July – 3 August 2017, NEPAD SANBio (Southern Africa Network for Biosciences), with the support of the BioFISA II Programme (a Finnish-Southern African Partnership Programme to Strengthen NEPAD SANBio), and the...