About the Nova Instition


Nova was established in 1994 as an association incorporated not for gain in terms of Section 21 of the companies act (more detail).


The Nova vision is a healthy household culture in Southern Africa.


The Nova mission is to develop and promote ways (models, products, technologies, practices) to improve the quality of life of households. Nova executes its mission together with household residents and networks.

Ten-year aim

Our ten-year aim is:

  • To establish Nova as institution of highest excellence in developing and promoting solutions for a healthy household culture
  • To take solutions to scale in Southern Africa through networks

Nova Fraud and Corruption Policy

Nova does not tolerate fraud and corruption. This implies inter alia that no Nova employee or director may offer, pay or accept bribes or facilitation fees.