Born and raised in Cape Town, Ibtisaam travelled the world in pursuit of both her career and her passions.
Twenty-five years old, born in Italy to Moroccan parents: A story made of challenges and perseverance, and crowned by success.
Africademics Scholarship Ambassador Caroline Chasara was recently featured on Women in Science!
“People who want to pursue a PhD while residing in Equatorial Guinea either have to move or do it remotely.”
“I am blessed to study my doctorate in Cameroon. My country is a reference of transatlantic and African studies.”
“Higher institutions should not only direct students to the labour market but give equal importance to forging citizens of tomorrow”
“Higher education must not scare those who think they do not possess the necessary skills or financial resources”
“As we look around Africa and the world today, it’s clear that the next generation will need to rise up”
“Over the years Uncle Wilfie has told many stories which offer many valuable life lessons.”
“I sometimes fail to believe stories that are told after the storm, I prefer hearing them during the storm”