NWTF TO HOLD ZOOM WEBINAR DISCUSSION ON WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP AND THE RESPONSE TO COVID-19 IN NIGERIA
Since the outbreak of Covid-19 in Nigeria, both the National and State governments have put in several measures to tackle the pandemic. However, closely linked to the demand for accountability that has trailed government efforts is the issue of representation and leadership. NWTF in an effort to lend in her voice to issues of Women’s leadership will hold a Zoom Webinar on “Women’s Leadership and the Response to COVID -19 in Nigeria” on Thursday 14th May 2020 which is scheduled to last for two (2) hours between 1-3pm. (WAT)
The meeting will take into cognizance the need for proactive measures to raise women’s voices in the response as well as recommend strategies to ensure inclusion in the post-pandemic recovery efforts.
The Zoom Webinar will feature the following quest speakers
- Dr Sharon Adetutu Omotoso: Lecturer in the Department of Gender Studies, University of Ibadan, Oyo State.
- Hon. Maria Edeko Esq: Commissioner for Social Development and Gender Issues, Edo State.
- Cynthia Mbamalu: Programmes Manager, YIAGA Africa.
- Rinsola Abiola: Advocate for Gender Equity and Youth Inclusion in Governance.
To participate; use the link to register