Organizing a conference on the topic of food security, in Brussels on the 23d of May.
Disaster Risk reduction/management, livelihoods and humanitarian response in agriculture and food security
I am working on a research project about "Street food" around the world, as part of the 2015 Milan Expo (see http://en.expo2015.org/).
food security understanding
Renewable Energy projects with a focus on the potential of biofuels such as biogas and biodiesel in South Africa. My main area of interest is applying my background of Agricultural engineering to the develpment and application renewable energy technologies amnd process at the small-scale levels. My vison is to uplift the standard of living of rural and peri-urban communities by assisting them with practical and accesible energy security and efficient agricultural projects. As a young woman in the engineering field, I am always looking for opportunities to expand networks and be involved with worthwhile initiatives that will elevate Africa and the world at large.