International Day for Women and Girls in Science (Webinar)
11 February 2021
(10:00 to 14:00) Khartoum time (09:00 to 13:00) Paris time (08:00 to 12:00) London time
Venue: Vice Chancellor Office, Sudan University of Science and Technology, Sudan


(10:00 to 11:20) Opening Session
Keynotes and Honouring of Distinguished Scientists by UNESCO Chair for Women in Sciences and Technology

Mrs. Wafaa Seed Ahmed
Secretary General, Sudanese Commission for Education, Science and Culture, Sudan

(11:20 to 12:00) First Technical Session 

Development of new cancer treatments using ground-breaking synthesis methodology based on garlic-like compounds
Women and Scientific Research in Sudan: Challenges and Way forward

(12:15 to 12:45) Break

(12:45 to 13:45) Second Technical Session and Closing

Production of agrofiber based panels for innovative industrial applications
Effect of allelolpathy of some plants on striga (Stiga hermonthica) and sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) growth
Professor Samia Osman Yagoub
Manager, Weed Science Centre, Sudan University of Science and Technology