Friday, March 23, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM WAT
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The London NYC Hotel - New York 
151 W 54th St
New York, NY 10019

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Furo Giami 
Centre for Economic and Leadership Development 

The Africa Women Forum Luncheon - New York 2018 


The Africa Women Forum (AWF) – New York 2018 shall have the following key components:

  • High-level Keynote and Presentations

  • Women and Finance Session- A conversation with representatives of leading financial institutions on transformative financing for gender equality and women’s empowerment.

  • Women in Business and Government- A high-level panel discussion with Global female leaders in business and political leadership.

  • CELD Awards to women and organizations across all regions, who are working to promote innovation and development collaborations and partnerships in their communities as well as those making inroads for others, in a bid to encourage a replication of more efforts in this direction.

  • A showcase of Amazons Watch Magazine Blue Ribbon List of Top 50 Women in Business and Governance

  • Inauguration and induction of members into the all-new Global Amazons Network (a movement of the 21st century new breed of women who are bold, resilient, strong and world changers from the regions of Africa, Asia, Middle East and South-America).

  • High-level session / stakeholders engagement at the 62nd Commission on the Status of Women, billed to hold at the United Nations Headquarters in New York

  • Unrivalled Networking Opportunities


  • Senior Female Government Leaders
  • First Ladies/Wives of Political Office holders
  • Major Industry Titans & Stakeholders
  • Female Business Leaders
  • Academics, Researchers and Research scholars
  • Women Development and Finance institutions
  • Women in STEM, stakeholders
  • Proffessional Women

Register to Participate; Limited Seats Available.