Building Resilience for Women Businesses and Leadership in Economic Recovery from the COVID19 pandemic. Experiences and Way Forward.
Objective: To enhance women’s business support opportunities through international networking and connections for economic recovery.
18th – 19th November 2021: 12.00pm: East African Time/GMT+3.
18th November 2021
|12.00-12:10pm||Introduction||Hon. (Prof) Robinah K. Nanyunja, Host and President WEF Uganda 2021. ￼Co-moderated by Development Associates Link International (DALI).|
|12:10-13:10||WEF Global & WEF Uganda||Ms. Bodil Valero, G100 Global Chair, Security and Defense. Former Member of The European Parliament, Politician and Member of Green Party Sweden.|
|The role and importance of women in power.||Arc (Mrs) Aisha Ciroma Abdullahi, Chief Architect & Interior Designer, Aycee Builder|
|Career in the Building Industry to Assist and Support Entrepreneurship without Formal Education, in Nigeria||Mr. Abdulkadir Hassan, Sweet Potato Forum|
|Opportunities for Women and Youth across Sweet Potato Value Chain in post COVID-19 era.||Ms. Damali Ssali Founder Ideation Corner. WEDO Uganda Ambassador|
|COVID19 Pandemic Recovery: Opportunities for Women in the Africa Continental Free Trade Area.||Dr. Mohamed Awad Chairperson Egyptian Green Party. 2nd Vice President African Greens Federation.|
|14:10-14:40pm||Question session: (30min)|
19th November 2021
|12-12:10pm||Introduction||Hon Prof Robinah K. Nanyunja, Host and President WEF Uganda 2021. Co-moderated by: Ms. Bodil Valero G100 Global Chair, Security and Defense. Politician and Former Member of European Parliament, and member of Green Party of Sweden.|
|12:10-13:10pm||Wealth creation.||Ms. Anita Nautiyal Co Founder, India Greens Party & Gender Equity Project Coordinator, Asia Pacific Federation.|
|New business opportunities after covid 19 pandemic||Mr. Abel Mwesigye, CEO Kampala City Traders Association ( KACITA), Uganda.|
|Marketing innovations, entrepreneurs’ resilience and business success among female traders in Kampala during Covid19 restrictions.||Dr. Peace Musiimenta, Lecturer, School of Women & Gender Studies, Makerere University, Uganda.|
|Vulnerability as beneficial: Leveraging on gender based constraints during Covid-19 pandemic to make a strong statement in Uganda.||Ms. Sylivia Nalubowa Central State Chair Uganda, G100 Security & Defense.|
|13:10-13:50pm||Question session: (30mins).|
|13:50-14:20pm||Launch of WEF Uganda/G100 Security & Défense sector. Award Giving Ceremony & Closure|