22nd

23rd

Nov 2018

Inaugural

Eastern Africa Women in Transportation Conference - 2018

  • Chandaria Centre for the Performing Arts, University of Nairobi :: Kenya

Creating Safe, Sustainable and Accessible Transport in Africa

About the 2018 Conference

The first ever Eastern Africa Women in Transport (EA WIT) Conference brought together stakeholders in the transport sector from across the world.

Being the first such conference in the region, the WIT conference aimed at gathering insights and drawing from diverse experiences in order to improve the quality of transport services in the various countries.

Employability

Recruitment, retention and promotion of women in the transportation industry

Accessibility

Gender differences in travel behavior, attitudes and preferences as well as safety consideration and accessible transport

Environment

Climate change and low-carbon transport solutions

First Conference of its kind
in the region

The Eastern African Women in Transportation Conference took place at the University of Nairobi from 22nd-23rd November, 2018.

It sought to bridge the gap between research and policy initiatives pertaining to urban planning, public safety and gender-based violence and the real-world challenges facing women currently working in the transportation sector.

 The Conference aimed to provide a forum for the exploration of global technical and financial best-practices and the political aspects of emerging transportation issues,while recognizing and celebrating women working in transportation.

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The 2018 experience

 

Highlight Conference Speakers 2018

 

Thank You to Our Partners / Sponsors

 

Location of the 2018 Conference

Chandaria Centre for the Performing Arts

UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI

KENYA

Questions

Name: Susan Goodwillie

Phone: +251 98 058 4122

Mail:susan@floneinitiative.org

Inquiries

Name: Wubanchi Tesso

Phone: +251 912102039

Mail:wubanchi.tesso@wri.org

9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Please refer to Conference Program for a more details

Questions

Name: Susan Goodwillie

Phone: +251 98 058 4122

Mail:susan@floneinitiative.org

Inquiries

Name: Wubanchi Tesso

Phone: +251 912102039

Mail:wubanchi.tesso@wri.org

For any questions prior to or during your travels to the conference, please contact us through the following:

 

Name: Susan Goodwillie

Phone: +251 98 058 4122

Mail:susan@floneinitiative.org

 

Name: Wubanchi Tesso

Phone: +251 912102039

Mail:wubanchi.tesso@wri.org