National Science Week

National Science Week begins this Saturday in South Africa. The week will see a countrywide celebration of science and its role in society. This year, the celebration is under the theme 'Deepening our Democracy Through Science'. The country's National Development Programme seeks to increase access to maths and science to learners, especially those in underprivileged communities across the country. We spoke to Tasniem Patel, Head of Communications of Bayer Southern Africa about a programme which provides such lessons..