Join in the Conversation: The African Diaspora Women’s Forum


THE FOUNDATION for Women’s Health Research and Development (FORWARD) and The Girl Generation will be holding the second African Diaspora Women’s forum on Saturday 10 December at London’s Rich Mix venue in Bethnal Green.

The event will be a gathering of some of the most influential women in the African women’s rights movement and African development. Speakers on the day include Dr Sohier Elneil, Consultant Uro-gynaecologist and Uro-neurologist at University College Hospital and Chair of FORWARD and Naana Otoo-Oyortey FORWARD’s Executive Director along with Theo Sowa the Executive Director of the African Women’s Development fund, and Edna Adan Ismail the former minister of Somali Land amongst others.

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