Amujae Leader and Special Adviser to the President of Nigeria Dr. Jumoke Oduwole recently delivered a keynote speech at the University of Lagos about opportunities to address the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on youth and women across Africa.
Former President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and former Prime Minister of New Zealand Helen Clark joined a virtual media briefing last Thursday to announce the panel members appointed to the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Independent Panel for Pandemic Preparedness and Response.
Amujae Leader and Mayor of Freetown, Sierra Leone Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr, OBE recently appeared on a podcast hosted by The Tällberg Foundation’s chair, Alan Stoga, to discuss African countries’ approaches to tackling COVID-19.
EJS Center Board Member Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala recently gave an interview to Zeinab Badawi on an episode of the BBC News series HARDtalk.
Amujae Leader and Founder, President, and CEO of the Gam Africa Institute for Leadership (GAIL) Oley Dibba-Wadda, knows that all too often there is a tendency to speak on behalf of young people, rather than involve them in the conversation.
In an op-ed for IPS News, EJS Center Board Member and former Liberian Minister of Education George K. Werner highlights key lessons from the Ebola crisis on the reopening of education systems, which could be applied in the current pandemic.
Former President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf recently took part in the 7th annual Africa Forum hosted by global law firm Hogan Lovells. The event was held online with over 400 attendees and several panels featuring public and private sector leaders and experts.
Former President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf recently joined Dermot Murnaghan on an episode of the Sky News Daily podcast to discuss the impact of COVID-19, the role of women’s leadership in the recovery, and the challenges that lie ahead.
In an op-ed for Bloomberg, EJS Center Board Member, former Finance Minister of Nigeria, and nominee for Director-General of the World Trade Organization, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala highlighted the importance of open, transparent governance in the fight against COVID-19.
Former President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf recently spoke during the first ‘Women Rise For All’ event, which brought together strong women leaders from around the world for insightful discussions on the power of women’s leadership in the face of COVID-19.