To be the leader in promoting, development, knowledge and understanding of biological safety and security throughout Africa and a participating partner with similar organizations worldwide.
The African Biological Safety Association is dedicated to enhancing the knowledge and practices of Biosafety and Biosecurity issues throughout Africa.
- To develop and maintain professional standards in the field of Biosafety and Biosecurity
- To advance Biosafety and Biosecurity as a scientific disciplines through education and research
- To provide members sustained opportunities for Biosafety and Biosecurity communication, education and participation in the development of standards, guidelines and regulations for these disciplines
- To expand Biosafety and Biosecurity awareness and promoting the development of work practices, equipment and facilities to reduce the potential for occupational illness and adverse environmental impact from infectious agents or biologically-derived materials