Mauritius President Brings Lessons From Science to Her Office

Mauritius President Ameenah Firdaus Gurib-Fakim, who is a biodiversity scientist, with a doctorate in organic chemistry who chairs the leadership group of the Coalition for African Research and Innovation (CARI) visited Washington this week to meet with the Gates Foundation about CARI's work. CARI aims to build up funding and infrastructure for African scientists.

President of Mauritius Ameenah Firdaus Gurib.

InFocus

See What Everyone is Watching

Don't Miss

AllAfrica publishes around 700 reports a day from more than 140 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.