Invitation to attend International Women’s Day, 2021

The Gender Mainstreaming Directorate in partnership with the Students Representative Council, UEW and the Graduate Students Association of Ghana, UEW invites staff, students and the general community to join in commemorating this year’s International Women’s Day on the theme “Women in Leadership: Achieving an Equal Future in a COVID-19 World”.

The event is scheduled as follows:

Event Date: 
Wednesday, March 10, 2021

9:30 am - 12:30 pm


Jophus Anamuah-Mensah Conference Centre


Zoom Meeting ID: 994 1605 1784

Passcode: 950793 

Chairman: Rev. Fr. Prof. Anthony Afful-Broni, VC, UEW 

Keynote Speaker: Prof. Andy Ofori-Birikorang, Ag. Pro-VC UEW 

Speaker (s): Prof. Ruby Hanson, Dean, Faculty of Science Education 

        Ms. Dinah Adiko, Gender Expert, T-TEL 

Topics to be treated are as follows:

  1. Women in Leadership: Achieving an Equal Future in a COVID-19 World
  2. Women in Leadership: Overcoming Biases and Stereotypes
  3. Calling Out Sexual Harassments in the Lecture Rooms and Halls of Residence: I Choose to Challenge

Dress Code: Anything UEW

The programme will also be aired live on the campus radio station, Radio Windy Bay, 98.3 F.M. and the institutional virtual platforms.

All are cordially invited!


Thank you.