BioInnovate Gender Integration Workshop 10 – 12 October 2018

BioInnovate Gender Integration Workshop 10 – 12 October 2018

The BioInnovate Africa Programme, in partnership with Penn State University (USA) and Ethiopian Agricultural Transformation Agency will host a Gender Integration Workshop in Addis Ababa Ethiopia (10 – 12 October 2018).

The theme of the workshop is ‘Gender Integration and innovation: working with communities to build a more inclusive future’. The objective of this three-day workshop is to equip African professionals with knowledge and skills, on how to integrate gender issues in biophysical science and innovation projects, while respecting and appreciating the cultural norms of the different stakeholders.

The participants will be drawn from the BioInnovate Africa Project Teams working on value addition to biological resources and bioprocessing in Eastern Africa, The Cohort one BioInnovate Africa Women Fellows, and staff from BioInnovate Africa Management Office and icipe.