Ambassador Profile – Sue Swain, BioWise, Garden Route, South Africa.
Hi, I’m Sue – Founder of BioWise, Garden Route, South Africa. I have been a part of The Expedition Project collaborative team since 2021.
Since January 2021, I have been developing online courses in collaboration with The Expedition Project and their partnering South Africa projects and Ambassadors around the world.
VISION | A world modelled on natural ecosystems and processes where all life thrives as part of a waste-free, inter-dependent, resourceful, resilient and regenerative system.
MISSION | To effect positive change by promoting and enabling the practice of biomimicry i.e. of learning from and emulating life’s genius.
PURPOSE | Our purpose is to inspire and enable the uptake of biomimicry by individuals and households, by professionals and academia, by businesses and industry, by organisations and schools, by towns and communities and by municipalities and government.
APPROACH | We believe in the value of partnerships and networking and this underpins our approach.
Integrity, passion, perseverance – Integrity and authenticity in all that we do. Passion for making a difference and the drive and commitment to see it through
Respect for all life – Respect for all life and a belief in the intrinsic value of all living species.
Walk the talk – Lead by example and strive to emulate nature in all our operations. Contribute to restoring the integrity of the Earth’s ecological systems.
Fostering interdependence – Promote partnerships, cooperative collaboration and rekindle the spirit of “ubuntu” that recognizes “I am, because you are”
Be a catalyst for change – Inspire, enable and create opportunity for enviro-socio-economic change and nature-inspired enterprise development.
Continuous optimization Keep a focus on always getting better, rather than getting bigger
Forging frontiers – Be at the leading edge of technology, set benchmarks, set trends and strive for continuous innovation.