Mitigating the Economic Impacts of the Pandemic on African Women


Monday, November 16, 2020, 11:00am


Virtual Event - Details Below

This year, as the world celebrates the 20th anniversary of the UN Security Council’s landmark resolution on Women, Peace & Security, more than 80 countries have adopted national action plans in alignment with the resolution. However, this year has also thrown into sharp focus the urgent need to fully realize security for women and girls as overlapping humanitarian, health, and economic crises disproportionately affect women and girls in many parts of the globe.

Moderator: Stephanie Busari, Journalist and Editor (CNN)


- Ramatoulaye Diallo, Former Minister of Culture and Tourism (Mali), Author

- Martha Karua, Past and Future Presidential Candidate, FOrmer Member of Parliament (Kenya), Former Minister of Justice, Social Justice Advocate

- Maria Kiwanuka, Senior Presidential Adviser, Finance, Government of Uganda.

ORGANIZER: Yale University