African Women Leadership Program 'AWLP'

Developing the Next Generation of African Women Leaders

10-21 Jan 2020

About AWLP

The African Women Leadership Program “AWLP” is a flagship event organized by the Arab Republic of Egypt, during its chairmanship of the African Union 2019. African Women empowerment and leadership is a constant and firm plan of action for His Excellency Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, President of Arab Republic of Egypt, and Chairperson of the African Union.









AWLP - Main Themes

  • - Status of African Women in leadership at the African Continent (past and present).

  • - Challenges facing African Women leaders and managers.

  • - Women Empowerment & Gender Mainstreaming in Modern Government.

  • - Design Thinking & Innovation for Government 4.0.

  • - Strategic Planning, Organizational Behavior & Change Management.

  • - Conflict Resolution & Mediation

  • - Communication Skills.

  • - Governance & E-government.

  • - Other Activities (Leadership simulation + Self-branding + Coaching).

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Event Schedule

12 Jan, 2020

10 : 00 AM - 11 : 30 PM

H.E Prof. Dr. Hala El Said

(Minister of Planning and Economic Development).

10 : 00 AM - 11 : 30PM

Ambassador Mona Omar

Former-Assistant to Foreign Minister of African Affairs and African Union Affairs

10 : 00 AM - 11 : 30 PM

Dr. Rachel Mukamunana

(Senior Country Coordinator, African Peer Review Mechanism)

10 : 00 AM - 11 : 30 PM

Prof. Dr. Sherifa Sherif

(National Management Institute Executive Director).

11 : 30 PM - 12 : 00 PM

Coffee break

12 : 00 PM - 02 : 00 PM

Dr. Amany Asfour

World president of Federation of Business and Professional Women.

Topic :Women Empowerment to Realize Africa's 2063 Development Agenda and Sustainable Development Goals.

02 : 00 PM - 03 : 00 PM

Dr. Rachel Mukamunana

Senior Country Coordinator, African Peer Review Mechanism.

Topic :African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM).

03 : 00 PM - 04 : 00 PM


04 : 00 PM - 07 : 00 PM

Dr. Nour Elzeny

General Manager Corporate Communication at Suez Canal Bank.

Topic : Self Branding

Our Speakers

Dr. Hala Helmy El-Said

the Minister of Planning and Economic Development, Egypt

Dr. Sherifa Fouad Sherif

The Executive Director of the National Management Institute

Dr. Sarah El Battouty

Senior Advisor to the President of Egypt (Presidential Councils)

Dr. Marianne Amir Azer

Member of the Egyptian Parliament

Dr. Ghada Howaidy

Professor at The American University in Cairo

Dr. Amany Asfour

President of Egyptian Federation of Business & Professional Women

Dr. Nour Elzeny

General Manager Corporate Communication - Suez Canal bank

Dr. Mohab Anis

Professor at the American University in Cairo,

Dr. Khaled Habib

senior management and business executive

Ambassador Ashraf Rashed

Chairperson of the African Peer Review Mechanism, National Commission, Egypt

Rawya Mansour

Chairperson of Ramsco for Trade & Distribution

Gielan Elmessiri

Deputy Country Representative,Head of Office, UNWomen

Dr. Rachel Mukamunana

Policy Advisor & Coordinator Review Process at APRM

Dr. Hanan Rezk

Manager of the Training Network of Management Institutes in Africa (TNMIA)

Ambassador Mona Omar

Former-Assistant to Foreign Minister of African Affairs and African Union Affairs

Dr. Dina Elsayed

a lecturer at MSA University and Cairo University

Delivered by: National Management Institute

Powered by: Cabinet of Egypt & Ministry of Planning and Economic Reform

In cooperation with

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