Why Participate in YAWC 2020?

Young African Women Congress (YAWC) is an annual Pan-African event by the Gender Desk of Excellent Leadership Group (ExLA Group) that is ExLA Group Gender Programme (EGGP).

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Why Participate in YAWC 2020?

Benefit from Unrivalled Networking Opportunities with decision makers and stakeholders

Identify new business and project opportunities

To stimulate your thinking pattern on issues of women development

Benefit from our mentorship opportunities with experienced women and men various industries

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AFRICA: The Empowerment We Want
University of Ghana, Accra

speakers

Meet the speakers

Rebecca Akufo-Addo

First Lady, Ghana

Akosua Frema Osei-Opare

Chief of Staff

Prof Margaret Kamar

Senator, Kenya

Hon. Williametta Saydee-Tarr

Gender Minister, Liberia

schedule

A line up of insighful and exciting sessions

  • 13:00
    Reporting and Registration
  • 18:00
    Supper
  • 19:00
    Film Night & Orientation
  • 5:30
    Fitness for Health
  • 7:00
    Breakfast
  • 9:00
    Opening Ceremony
  • 11:00
    First Ladies Panel
  • 12:00
    Lunch Break
  • 13:00
    Presentation
  • 13:30
    Panel Discussion
  • 14:40
    Group Session
  • 17:00
    Supper
  • 18:30
    A Conversation with Prof. Henrietta Mensa Bonsu
  • 17:30
    Gender Ministers Panel
  • 20:30
    Group Session
  • 5:30
    Fitness for Health
  • 7:00
    Breakfast
  • 9:00
    Sahle-Work Zewde Day
  • 12:00
    Lunch Break
  • 13:00
    Parallel Sessions (Paper and Project Presentation)
  • 14:00
    Parallel Session (Panel Discussion/Workshop)
  • 17:30
    Dinner
  • 19:00
    Night of Culture and Entertainment
  • Whole day
    Fun Trip
  • 7:00
    Breakfast
  • 9:00
    Presentation
  • 9:30
    Panel Discussion
  • 10:30
    Group Presentations (Groups 1 – 6)
  • 12:30
    Closing Ceremony
  • 13:30
    LUNCH & DEPARTURE

News & Updates

Get all the news on YAWC Congress and post-YAWC activities

  • ExLA Group Pays Courtesy Call On Ghana Gender Minister

    ExLA Group Pays Courtesy Call On Ghana Gender Minister

    Courtesy Call On Gender Minister  The Executive Director of ExLA Group, Mr. Daniel Osei Tuffuor together with his Executive Assistant, Mr. Klinsman Boateng paid a working visit to the Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection of the the Republic Ghana, Hon. Cynthia Mamle Morrison at the Ministry yesterday, on behalf of ExLA Group. The...

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  • Prof. Margaret Kamar, Kenyan Legislator to Deliver The Keynote At YAWC 2019

    Prof. Margaret Kamar, Kenyan Legislator to Deliver The Keynote At YAWC 2019

    Prof. Margaret Kamar, Kenyan Legislator to Deliver The Keynote At YAWC 2019 A Kenyan Senator for the Uasin Gishu County and 1st Chairperson of The Senate Speakers Panel, Prof. Margaret Jepkoech Kamar will deliver the Keynote Address at the Young African Women Congress (YAWC) 2019 scheduled to take place from 21st to 25th July, 2019...

  • Book Your Stand for Exhibition at YAWC 2019

    Book Your Stand for Exhibition at YAWC 2019

    Book Your Stand for Exhibition at YAWC 2019 The Young African Women Congress (YAWC) 2019 is opened for Exhibition to all marketers, entrepreneurs and business owners who are looking for a reliable platform to showcase their goods and services and build networks for growth and expansion. The Exhibition which is dubbed, “Makola at YAWC 2019”...

  • Teenage Pregnancy and Early Child Marriage

    Teenage Pregnancy and Early Child Marriage

    Early Child Marriage and Teenage Pregnancy are two issues that have regrettably come to stay in our local communities. They have become so common as to the norm in some places with rural and coastal Ghana recording quite alarming rates. It has not yet been established why their occurrence seem to be prevalent in these...

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  • Girls In Stem Boot Camp

    Girls In Stem Boot Camp

    The “Girls In Stem” Boot Camp is an educational programme which is among the series of projects carried out by the ExLA Group Gender Programme under the Post-YAWC Projects (Post- Young African Women Congress Projects). The maiden edition of the programme which syncs with the vision of the Young African Women Congress (YAWC) that is,...

  • ExLA Group Pays Courtesy Call On Ghana Gender Minister

    ExLA Group Pays Courtesy Call On Ghana Gender Minister

    Courtesy Call On Gender Minister  The Executive Director of ExLA Group, Mr. Daniel Osei Tuffuor together with his Executive Assistant, Mr. Klinsman Boateng paid a working visit to the Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection of the the Republic Ghana, Hon. Cynthia Mamle Morrison at the Ministry yesterday, on behalf of ExLA Group. The...

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  • Prof. Margaret Kamar, Kenyan Legislator to Deliver The Keynote At YAWC 2019

    Prof. Margaret Kamar, Kenyan Legislator to Deliver The Keynote At YAWC 2019

    Prof. Margaret Kamar, Kenyan Legislator to Deliver The Keynote At YAWC 2019 A Kenyan Senator for the Uasin Gishu County and 1st Chairperson of The Senate Speakers Panel, Prof. Margaret Jepkoech Kamar will deliver the Keynote Address at the Young African Women Congress (YAWC) 2019 scheduled to take place from 21st to 25th July, 2019...

  • Book Your Stand for Exhibition at YAWC 2019

    Book Your Stand for Exhibition at YAWC 2019

    Book Your Stand for Exhibition at YAWC 2019 The Young African Women Congress (YAWC) 2019 is opened for Exhibition to all marketers, entrepreneurs and business owners who are looking for a reliable platform to showcase their goods and services and build networks for growth and expansion. The Exhibition which is dubbed, “Makola at YAWC 2019”...

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Delegates

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First Ladies

10

Heads of States and Ministers

50

Speakers

100

Journalists

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