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Prof. Mervat Foda: My work between 2012 and 2014

Prof. Mervat Foda: My work between 2012 and 2014

Prof. Mervat Foda 2012 Prof. Mervat Foda organized the Sixth workshop of The Society for Women in Science in Developing Countries –Egypt, “OWSDW National Chapter” entitled “Let’s fight obesity together”, and she gave a lecture about “ICT Tools and their relations to Obesity”. Mervat Foda talked about the relation between watching TV and playing...

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Oum Kalthoum Ben Hassine: A productive Diary


Professor Oum Kalthoum Ben Hassine from GRACE in Tunisia has had a very productive 2013-2014, she shared the following; “The most important events that marked my route over the two years 2013 and 2014″; Conferences on gender Women in Science: a vital contribution. Conférence finale du projet « Euro-Mediterranean research cooperation ongender and science:...

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Rula Quawas, Fulbright Scholar: My Extraordinary Year!

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  I want to share about my experiences between 2013 and 2014. This is my diary, I have experienced the following; A Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence at Champlain College, Vermont Survived the brutal winter of Vermont  Conferences: Participated in “The Conflict Resolution and Peace Making Convening” in Minneapolis/Saint Paul, Minnesota USA. August 17-23, 2013.   Participated...

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Latest GRACE Book release; ‘Women and ICT in Africa and the Middle East: Changing Selves, Changing Societies’

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GRACE has released a second book: ‘Women and ICT in Africa and the Middle East Changing Selves, Changing Societies’ after several years of in-depth Qualitative Action research. This book comes 5 years after the first GRACE book: African Women and ICTs : Investigating technology, gender and empowerment was released in 2009. The chapters of this book...

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Huda Omer Basaleem Receives the 2013 Elsevier Foundation Award for Early -Career Women Scientists in the Developing World


  In 2013, Dr. Huda Basaleem received The Elsevier Foundation Awards in Life Sciences for Early Career Women Scientists in the Developing World as a representative of the Arab Region. In addition, she was selected as the UNISCO Country Focal Point (Yemen) and Advisory Board Member of the Bioethics Network on Women’s Issues in...

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