Future Prospects: Women for Science

When :

from Thursday 19 March, 2015
to Thursday 19 March, 2015

Type of event :

Executive Board

Where :

UNESCO Headqarters, Room X, Paris, France

Meeting with members of the Executive Board, on Women for Science, will take place on Thursday 19 March 2015 in Room X from 10.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m.

This meeting is organized within the framework of the series of events held pursuant to the Executive Board’s Decision on “UNESCO at 70 and Future Prospects” (194 EX/Decision 31).

The guest speakers are the five laureates of the 2015 L’Oréal-UNESCO Awards for Women in Science.

Prof. Rajaa CHERKAOUI EL MOURSLI (Morocco)
Dame Carol ROBINSON (United Kingdom)
Prof. Molly SHOICHET (Canada)
Prof. Thaisa STORCHI BERGMANN (Brazil)
Prof. XIE Yi (China)

Simultaneous interpretation of the proceedings of both events will be provided in English and French.

This information meeting with Board members is open to Permanent Delegations, Observers and designated Secretariat staff.