BPW Regional Conference Africa in Arusha 25th to 27th of August 2022
The Regional Conference in Arusha assembled all the presidents of the African Region, with the exception of two. The event gave all the Business Women of the Region a chance to present their work, challenges and achievements. A Representative of UN Women, the African Union highlighted their main activities and projects.
The subsequent presidents’ meeting was very lively. Everybody was keen to contribute and set up a schedule for virtual meetings. The activities of the Regional coordinator have for a long time been hindered by COVID-19. Everybody wanted to be active as before the pandemic.
BPW International Leaders’ Summit at the Regional Conference of Africa
The Leaders' Summit consisted of two parts: Firstly, the International President explained the statutes, then the VP Membership explained the development of the organization and the EFO spoke about the financial policy and the policy regarding the Dues. The participants divided into groups and worked on topics such as: How to create a larger membership.
Dr. Catherine Bosshart, BPW International President 2021-2024
Working Groups Flip Charts Summary by Maide Yazar
What can I get from BPW International?
Khadija El Tazi
Tomi Odunsa Fadine
Collaborative marketing tools – products and services
Access franchises – franchise and partnership with locals
Access to quality leadership – this can be achieved
Access to visibility
How to Grow Membership?
Rhoda Ashong – Nigeria
Eunice Adie – Nigeria
Eziokwu Egbuka – Nigeria
Jackie Nansubuga – Uganda
Giuseppina Seidita - Italy
Basic qualities for good leaders
Beatrice Nbona Nbong
Sunia Tabitha Joseph
Active collaboration between clubs and countries
Chularat Israngkool Na Ayutthaya (Toyting) - Thailand
Maide Yazar – Canada
Salwa Daniel – South Sudan
Anu Viks – Estonia
Mama Mongella - Tanzania
Angelina Telan – South Sudan
Finances of BPW International
Amelie Nzi Amani
Raïssa Nadia D. Vodoummou
Lobbying / Sponsoring
Ivone Soares – Mozambique
Yinka Ajibola – Nigeria
Hibo Baetta Hassan – Djibouti
Jyotti KC – Nepal
Chesna Vwalika – Zambia
Mary Kuria - Kenya
Join us in Arusha, Tanzania, for the BPW International Africa Regional Conference - 25-27 August 2022
The President of the Club Mwanza, Tanzania, Bertiller James Massawe, organizes the Conference in Hotel Gran Meliá, Arusha.
Preceding the Conference is a Safari to the Ngorongoro Carter and the Serengeti from the 21st to the 24th of August 2022.
The conference will comprehend a Leaders’ Summit, a Young BPW Symposium and High Level Panels.
Contacts Point: Bertiller Massawe, President BPW Tanzania
> Questionnaire for participants at the Leaders' Summit in Arusha, please fill in until August 24, 2022