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Candidate to Africa EB Regional Member

Esi Awuah


Empowering African women to do quality scientific research and advance knowledge for sustainable development on the continent and the world at large.

I intend to achieve this by engaging in the following activities: Promotion of quality science education through advocacy in the OWSD Africa Region; OWSD awareness creation; Getting girls interested in Science and Mathematics at their tender ages through the creation of student chapters; Development of innovative career counseling programmes for emerging young scientists; Continuous professional development programs such as scientific and proposal  writing; Development of research skills and capacity building programmes for women scientists in each member country; Networking with other sister institutions for practical training in the less endowed institutions; Enhance joint research programs; Development and promotion of mentoring programmes for emerging young female scientists; Resource mobilization to promote the programs of OWSD.