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Breaking Gender Barriers in Research, Technology & Innovation: A Panel Discussion

  • Kenya International Conference Centre (map)

As part of the 8th National Science and Technology Exhibition Week, the Mawazo Institute will host a panel discussion on addressing barriers to girls and women’s participation in the sciences (download the programme brochure). The panel will open with a keynote address by Dr. Rose M. Mutiso, Mawazo CEO and Co-Founder, followed by an engaging discussion featuring:

  • Prof. Mary Abukutsa-Onyango (Deputy Vice Chancellor of Research Production and Extension at JKUAT)

  • Dr. Jemimah Njuki (Senior Program Officer at Canada's International Development Research Centre (IDRC))

  • Dr. Shikoh Gitau (Head of Products at Alpha, Safaricom Limited)

  • Gladys Mosomtai, (PhD Candidate and Researcher at International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (icipe))

Date: Thursday August 8th
Time: 3:30-4:50pm
Venue: The KICC - Tsavo Hall