Empowering Women as Catalysts for Sustainable Development in Africa W/ Julie Obi

Jun 29, 3:00 – 4:00 PM

Lagos

In this engaging fireside chat, we delve into the transformative power of women’s empowerment in driving sustainable development across African communities. Julie Obi, a leading advocate for women’s rights and community development, will share her extensive experience and insights on how empowering women can lead to profound and lasting changes in society.

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About this event

In this engaging fireside chat, we delve into the transformative power of women’s empowerment in driving sustainable development across African communities. Julie Obi, a leading advocate for women’s rights and community development, will share her extensive experience and insights on how empowering women can lead to profound and lasting changes in society.

We'll explore the critical roles women play in fostering economic growth, improving educational outcomes, and nurturing community resilience. Julie will discuss successful strategies and programs that have harnessed the potential of women to create positive change, and the significant impact these initiatives have had on local and regional development.

Attendees will gain a deeper understanding of the challenges and opportunities in this field and learn actionable ways to support and amplify the efforts of women as key drivers of sustainable progress in Africa.

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Speaker

  • Julie Obi

    African Entrepreneurship Support and Mentorship Program

    Founder/CEO

Moderator

  • Rasheedat Yussuff

    Stitches and Seams

    CEO

Organizers

  • Mayokun Adeoti

    Startup Grind

    Director

  • Phin Mpofu (Startup Grind)

    Startup Grind

    Director, Success + Community

  • Tini Mamuchashvili

    SG HQ

    Community Manager for Europe & Africa

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