What is the
Biomimicry For Africa Foundation?
If you want to go quickly,
If you want to go far,
- African Proverb
To attract and leverage attention and resources for a world where
all life thrives - by seeding, feeding
and growing biomimicry skills
and practice with influencers, designers, decision makers for thriving ecosystems and communities in Africa.
WHAT WE DO
Discover and develope innovative design solutions in sectors such as water, mining, construction, urban development, blue and green economies applying biomimicry design methodologies.
We partner with research institutions to develop new knowledge on nature-based solutions with wide ranging application in various sector such as water, energy and the built environment.
Contribute to the expansion and availability of skills by investing in bespoke training programmes and enhancing institutional capabilities and capacity.
We have experience working with academia, research and education institutions, think tanks and private sector to reconnect separated disciplines, such as biology, engineering, design and business.
Provide a platform for biomimicry related projects throughout Africa to be crowdfunded by anyone invested in the future of regenerative and biomimetic solutions.