Gender Equality in the Higher Education Sector: Why it matters and what can WTUN do about it?

November 29, 2018
14:35  -  15:35

This session will discuss gender equality in higher education and consider how WTUN could be used to provide interventions and be a gender competent network.

The sessions will have a panel of speakers who will each give a short presentation before opening to a discussion, facilitated by a Chair.

Speakers and session titles include:

  • Professor Udy Archibong, Professor of Diversity, University of Bradford, UK (Chair)
  • Professor Kevin Hall, Senior Vice-Chancellor, University of Newcastle, Australia: Innovative programs to grow the participation and success of women in research
  • Rovani Sigamoney, Engineering Programme Specialist, UNESCO: Gender Equality in Engineering and Education, discussing UNESCO‚Äôs global priorities on Africa and Gender Equality

Session Category :  2018