Dr Yocgo, Rosita | Director, ISAE South Africa
Dr Yocgo is a researcher with an interest in plant-interactions and the environment, to eventually promote a sustainable food-secured world.
Before now, she was the Research Manager of the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) Next Einstein Initiative (AIMS-NEI).
Dr Yocgo holds a PhD in Plant Biotechnology from the University of Pretoria (South Africa), with post-PhD experience obtained in the University of Gent (Belgium), and the University of Stellenbosch (South Africa).
She has o deep rooted passion on issue around the environment, climate, plants, and gender. She believes that strategic education and evidence-based research is a central piece to unlocking novel inclusive sustainability approaches.