WOMEN GRAB THE REINS OF DEMOCRACY Africa has an unprecedented number of female presidential contestants in 2011-2012: Cameroon: Kah Walla Egypt: Bothaina Kamel Kenya: Hon. Martha Karua Senegal: Prof. Amsatou Sow Sidibe Zambia: Hon. Edith Nawakwi Simultaneously we have seen a regression in the proportion of women in Parliament in several member states such as […]

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The African Women’s Development and Communication Network (FEMNET) is a pan-African organization that works to promote African women’s collective leadership for equality, peace and sustainable development. FEMNET invites you to a Public Forum which is part of our Third Regional Conference for African Women in Political Leadership, taking place in Nairobi from 29th – 31st […]

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