International Scientific Advisory

Dr. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim

Professor of Organic chemistry and Pro-vice-chancellor of the University of Mauritius

2007 Award For Women in Science Laureate for Africa and Arab States

Member of the "Third World Academy of Science"

Member of the "Rajiv Gandhi Science Foundation Trust" of the Ministry of Education and Scientific Research.

Scientific Advisor for the International Foundation for Science, Sweden

Professor Gurib-Fakim is one of the founding members of the Association for African Medicinal Plants Standards. She is the first woman professor and the first woman pro-vice chancellor at the University of Mauritius and is a fervent advocate for the protection and sustainable use of biodiversity.