About Us

Who We Are

Launched in 2018, YES Zambia is an initiative of two young African Scientists and describes itself as "a platform that brings together leading thinkers in science, policy, industry and civil society in Zambia and Africa to leverage science to solve global challenges".

'YES Zambia' is not just another conversation about science; it's a solution- and result-driven platform with concrete and tangible objectives. Our priorities areas in fostering an environment for scientists to thrive and make Africa and Zambia, in particular, a global hub of science and technology are



Producing a generation of motivated African scientists that will challenge the world's best scientists and innovators.


Promoting the love for science, to build Zambia's science, technology, engineering and mathematics agenda.


Creating a global network for cooperation between African scientists and the rest of the world.