Women Lawyers’ Conference

07 Nov 2019
09.00
Kigali Serena Auditorium

Women Lawyers’ Conference

The conference will see the  largest gathering of female lawyers in East Africa discussing unique challenges and  opportunities available to women in law in the  region.  This year’s event is an improvement over  2018 conference, and  is tailored with mind-provoking presentations and panel discussions.The event will be graced by leading speakers from across the globe  in chosen subjects. This is a unique opportunity for female lawyers across all ages to network, interact, explore and learn  from each other and from global experiences.

Draft Program

  1. Session 1: Welcoming and Recognition of Guests and Partners.Opening Address by the Chief Guest – Hon. Claire Akamanzi, CEO Rwanda Development Board
  2. Session 2: Keynote Address by Hon. Justice (Rtd) Joyce Aluoch (former Vice President of the International Criminal Court).         “Diversity in the Legal Profession: Where are the Women?”
  3. Session 3: Women in Technology: Highlights of Opportunities presented by Technology to Women Lawyers
  4. Session 4: Sexual Exploitation and Harassment in the Legal Profession: Presentation by the International Bar Association