Youth Entrepreneurship & Women’s Leadership, a Special Programme in Dakhla

March 17, 2019

In the framework of the fifth edition of the Crans Montana Forum on Africa and South-South Cooperation in Dakhla, the African Women’s Forum invited First Ladies, Ministers, Parliamentarians and Members of the Civil Society to address Youth Entrepreneurship & Women’s Leadership in the economic and political frameworks.

Co-Chaired by Mrs. Hajbouha Zoubeir, President of the Phosboucraa Foundation, Morocco and Mrs. Bouthayna Iraqui-Houssaini, Director General of Locamed, Morocco, this Special Programme welcomed exceptional Special Guests including : Mrs. Jewel Taylor, Vice President of the Republic of Liberia, Mrs. Fatoumatta Bah Barrow, First Lady of the Republic of The Gambia, Mrs. Hadja Conde Djéné Kaba, First Lady of the Republic of Guinea, Mrs. Maria Consuelo Nguema Oyana, Minister of Social Affairs and Gender Equality of Equatorial Guinea, Mrs. Hau Vanessa Mdee, Singer, Songwriter & Youth activist, Mdee Music, Tanzania, Mrs. Samira Yassni, Chair of the African Parliament of Civil Society, PASOCI, Mrs. Bukamu Laone Hulela, President, Youth Alliance for Leadership and Development in Africa, Mr. Fernando Tiburcio, Human Rights Lawyer, Brasilia, Mr. Abdelatif Benazzi, Former Captain of the France National Rugby Union Team, Lady Ngo Mang Epesse, President of the Women Environmental Covenant, Mr. Moses Ebipadou Siloko Siasia, Founder of the Nigerian Young Professionals Forum and Mrs. Sidibe Adama Traore, Head of Cabinet of the Office of the First Lady, Mali.

The African Women's Forum offers a unique platform for exchanges and discussions dedicated to the Promotion of Women in Africa and the World.