Professor Kader Asmal and Dr Heinrich Badenhorst
Professor Kader Asmal was posthumously awarded the first SAWEF Order of Leadership by the Deputy Minister of Water Affairs, Rejoice Mabudafhasi, and SAWEF co-founder and noted environmentalist, Professor Anthony Turton. Also, Dr Heinrich Badenhorst of the University of Pretoria won the Nedbank SAWEF Scholarship for Water-Energy-Food Nexus Research.
The SA Women in Energy Network (SAWIEN) was created to provide networking opportunities for women, by women, while concurrently showcasing the valuable contributions of women in the energy field. It provides a unique platform for connection, conversation, growth and knowledge sharing.
Lesego Gaegane is a key account manager at the NBI.
Nicole Algio is the Secretariat Manager for the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP) for the southern African region.