July 20, 2024

Together, we can initiate actionable interventions and policy to promote sustainable development, protect vulnerable communities and ensure a better future against negative impacts of climate change on women and children

H.E Samira Bawumia – Convener

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mission

Mission

Be the biggest platform for outstanding female executives and fearless trailblazers from a wide range of African industries to share international best practices in gender diversity in a way that promotes inclusion, development, togetherness and awareness among women and children.

shared-vision

Vision

Africa Women and Children Summit seeks to be the inspirational entry-point to advocate, promote and celebrate women and children’s rights, translating into dialogues and actions that will build a better world for women and children in Africa

objective

Objectives

  • To assess the impact of climate change on women and children in Africa
  • ‘Loss and damage usually refers to the destructive impacts of climate change on the environment.
  • To create a platform to discuss practical and realistic projects and...

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FAQs

What is AFRIWOCC?

The Africa Women and Children Conference (AFRIWOCC), is a high-level dialogue that provides the platform for stakeholders and experts to deliberate on issues of women and children in Africa. A biennial conference, AFRIWOCC is designed as a critical but nuanced platform of engagement for reflections on these issues, including the dynamics of loss and damage and how these have been deployed to protect the interest of women and children in the climate change actions. Framed as a conversation to elicit the responses from some of the leading actors in the political economy of climate change responses such as clean cooking solutions, the conference is expected to gather a cast of distinguished global and African experts, academics, businesses, as well as identifiable groups affected by climate change with the defined goal of promoting and amplifying the interest of women and children in the discourse.

When and where will the climate conference take place?

The two-day event will take place on the 2nd & 3rd of August, 2023 at the Kempinski Hotel, Gold Coast City Accra - Ghana.

Who can attend the climate conference?

The climate conference is open to individuals and organisations interested in climate-related issues. This includes researchers, policymakers, NGOs, industry representatives, students, and the general public. Pre-registration is required.
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