Dr. Nigist Asfaw is Assistant Professor of Organic chemistry at Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Her research area is in Natural Product Chemistry, Essential oils and Green Chemistry. She is the founder of Green Chemistry in Ethiopia along with her collaborators Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff & Professor Peter Licence of the University of Nottingham. She is interested in promoting Green Chemistry education in schools and is keen to collaborate with educators who are interested to work in this area.
Picture: Dr Nigist Asfaw, RSC Representative in Ethiopia