Medicinal plants and organic chemistry: My career

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Lucia Kabanga has found her niche! The question she tries to answer everyday is ‘What medicinal properties can we harvest from traditional plant species?’ She also inspires young minds as an instructor at Chancellor College, Malawi. Read More »

Engineering design thinking & innovation: My passion

Headshot 4.jpgMarian Muthui describes herself as an engineer, innovator and educator. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering from the University of Nairobi and is a Young and Emerging Leaders Project (YELP) Fellow. Her passion in engineering design & design thinking led her to start the community based Mekatilili program for young girls. This is her story.Read More »

Call for Contributors

We are on a journey to share the experiences of the African Woman in STEM through features on this blog.

We look forward to having you as part of our team of female scientists and mentors!

Are you a female scientist or engineer from any part of the Africa and the world in general?

Are you interested in mentoring young people through your experiences?

We invite you to share your experience as a woman in STEM.

It is our hope that through this blog, more girls will be encouraged to join STEM fields and aspire to be leaders in their fields.

If you are interested, kindly email us at secretariat@aawse.org