2013 OWSD Africa Regional Conference
"Climate Change and its Impact on Africa"
A Vulnerable Continent
Climate change has become an important current issue all over the world, due in part to a growing understanding of its devastating...... Find out more
2nd Africa Regional Conference of OWSD
THEME: Climate Change and its Impact on Africa: the Role of Science and Engineering for Combat. VENUE: Tyco City Hotel, Sunyani, Ghana Date: 15th – 18th October 2013 Find out more
Call for Abstracts
Senior policy makers at the ministerial level, government officials, research scientists especially academic institutions with early stage researchers in climate related fields, will be invited to.......... Find out more
A Looming Crisis
The University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) is proud to announce the second Organization of Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD) African Regional Conference, to be held October 15-18 at the.......... Find out more

Africa: A Vulnerable Continent

Climate change has become an important current issue all over the world, due in part to a growing understanding of its devastating impact, which is progressively worsening. To effectively address this looming crisis, the world needs not only adequate information, but also a greater understanding of climate systems, which will inform the development of proper systems necessary to adapt to the rapidly changing climate patterns. Understanding the climate systems and the possible impact of climate change will also allow for mitigation and the development of possible means of alleviating the catastrophic effects of climate change. Furthermore, changes in the condition of natural resources, and their long-term,....read more

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I am delighted to announce and invite you to partner with us for the 2nd Organization of Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD) Africa Regional Conference to be held October 15-18, 2013 at the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) in Sunyani, Ghana, under the theme “Climate Change and its Impact on Africa: the Role of Science and Engineering for Combat.” The conference is expected to bring at least 500 delegates from across Africa and other regions both in the developing and developed world to Sunyani for three days of intense round table discussions,....read more

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2ND AFRICA REGIONAL CONFERENCE THEME: Climate Change and its Impact on Africa: the Role of Science and Engineering for Combat

VENUE: Tyco City Hotel, Sunyani, Ghana

DATE:15th – 18th October 2013 ....read more



The deadline for abstract submission has been extended to June 10, 2013.



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