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UNAS Webinar: Educating the Girl Child in Scientific Fields, 23rd November 2021, 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM EAT on ZOOM



Event Details

The Uganda National Academy of Sciences (UNAS) invites you to join a webinar on: 

"Educating the Girl Child in Scientific Fields" 

Date and Time: Tuesday, 23rd November, 2021, from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM EAT


Keynote Presenter: Connie Nshemereirwe, Director, Africa Science Leadership Programme (ASLP), University of Pretoria.

Discussant: Scovia Nalugo Mbalinda, FUNAS, Lecturer, Department of Nursing, Makerere University

Opening and Closing Remarks: Allen Kabagenyi, FUNAS, Senior Lecturer, Department of Population Studies, Makerere University


Zoom Link:

Meeting ID: 875 4573 1280

Passcode: 402692


About the Webinar

The objective of this webinar is to discuss innovative ways to increase female representation in science and development and to motivate and encourage women and young girls to pursue and maintain careers in the sciences.

UNAS hosts webinars on topical issues to advance its science advisory work to the government, citizens, and other stakeholders. The webinars also provide a neutral platform for experts and professionals to share evidence, identify shared problems, build networks across sectors, and point out areas that need further examination.

Please see Attachments for detailed Agenda and Flier.

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