INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR WOMEN AND GIRLS IN SCIENCE

The International Day for women and Girls in science is an annual event observed every year. This year the event was hosted by the University of Nairobi. The School of Engineering in collaboration with Rhobogals, UNESCO, Microsoft and Engineering Students Association organized the event to celebrate on 11th February 2020 at the University of Nairobi Towers.

This year’s theme was: “Investment in Equality in science, Technology and Innovation in the Digitization Era for Inclusive Green Growth with Special focus on Agriculture, Technology and Digital Economy”

The culmination of this event was the launch of UoN STEM Club by the Principal College of Architecture and Engineering prof.P.Ngau.

The Celebration brought together Women Scientists from Local Universities, University Students both postgraduate and undergraduate, High School Students, UNESCO, and participants from Government Institutions as well as Industry.