The Walker Institute will be at the #ScienceAfrica UnConference, held in London on September 14th by the Planet Earth Institute (PEI). This year the UnConference focusses on empowering young Africans for the future.
“Generation Science: empowering Africa’s future scientific leaders” will bring together over 200 delegates from business, academia, policy and civil society for expert panel discussions, working groups, and participant-led workshops.
Attendees will explore the best ways to equip the next generation of business, political, and academic leaders with the hard and soft skills required to drive much needed socio-economic transformation, and anticipate the needs of industries of the future.
Hosted by the Rt Hon Lord Paul Boateng and HE Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, President of Mauritius, the UnConference will include African Governments, business executives, leading academics and international organisations who, along with other delegates, will be challenged to help explore and find new ways to:
What is resilience in a disaster risk reduction context? Definition from UNISDR #DRR terminology:… https://t.co/scWzOuQRTa
15:07 PM - 18 Oct 2018
International Day of Rural Women. "The empowerment of rural women and girls is essential to building a prosperous,… https://t.co/uuKlRTDEGt
15:06 PM - 18 Oct 2018
'We cannot have conversations on how to respond to #climatechange in communities, without ensuring that women have… https://t.co/hySP9Z9OSG
15:05 PM - 18 Oct 2018
Great @UniRdg_Met seminar by Ted Shepherd: "The societally relevant questions aren't what will happen, but what wou… https://t.co/r9v8vlByOm
08:47 AM - 17 Oct 2018
Africa, Arab States commit to reducing disaster losses in the face of common challenges including #climatechange un… https://t.co/OXB9ORz54z
14:00 PM - 15 Oct 2018
Momentous closing day of 1st @UNISDR Africa Arab Platform for DRR #AFARP2018 in Tunis with far-reaching consequence… https://t.co/Yd0qVzGJeW
11:37 AM - 13 Oct 2018