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International Women’s Day celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.

Addleshaw Goddard’s Africa Business Group, in collaboration with the Africa Advisory Board of Save the Children UK, invites you to a panel and networking event on Tuesday 5th March which will showcase and celebrate notable women who work in Africa or are involved in initiatives relating to the continent.

Following the panel, there will be drinks, canapés and entertainment from DJ Cuppy.

Our speakers include:
  • H.E. Dr Ameenah Gurib-Fakim - 6th President, Republic of Mauritius and Ambassador of Save the Children's Africa Advisory Board (keynote speaker)
  • Dianna Melrose - Former British High Commissioner to Tanzania (panel chair)
  • Catherine Wines - Co Founder of WorldRemit Ltd
  • Ibukun Abiodun Awosika - Chairman of First Bank of Nigeria
  • Rosalind Kainyah MBE - Non-Executive Director of Aker Energy ASA; CAL Bank Limited, Ghana; and Invest in Africa
  • Florence Ifeoluwa Otedola (DJ Cuppy) - Nigerian DJ and Ambassador of Save the Children's Africa Advisory Board

Event details

5 March 2019

18:00 - 21:00

Addleshaw Goddard, Milton Gate, 60 Chiswell Street, London EC1Y 4AG

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