Dr Flower has been doing research in seaweed farming almost all her 20 year long career. She has a very hands on approach as the above photo illustrates. She is passionate about empowering communities and strongly believes that this can be achieved through scientific knowledge.
Read some of her insightful papers on seaweed farming and the effect it has had on Zanzibari women and the archipelago in general. And find out more about her ‘deep sea’ experiments by clicking the links below.
Dr. Flower E. Msuya
Facilitator: Zanzibar Seaweed Cluster Initiative
Institute of Marine Sciences
P.O. Box 668, Zanzibar, Tanzania.