Dr. Rasekoala was invited by the African Development Bank as an Expert and Resource person on Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) for the International Women’s Day (IWD), 6 March, 2015 Series of Events at the Bank Head Office in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. Dr. Rasekoala also contributed to the Roundtable Session on ‘AfDB Investments for […]
Dr. Rasekoala was invited to contribute as a Panel Speaker at the Gender Summit Africa, held on the 28-30 April 2015, in Cape Town, South Africa. She delivered a presentation entitled, ‘Creating Inclusive and Integrated Science & Technology Sectors – Highlighting the Good Practice of the Gender & Socio-cultural Inclusion in Global Change Research Project’ […]
Dr. Rasekoala was invited by the AUC as a Stakeholder representative for the Stakeholders’ Consultation on the 2015 Theme: ‘Year of Women Empowerment and Development Towards Africa’s Agenda 2063’ of African Ministers’ of Gender and Women’s Affairs, Gender Focal Points of Regional Economic Commissions, UN Agencies and other Development partners, and African Civil Society organisations. […]
Dr. Elizabeth Rasekoala delivered a workshop session to the SAEON Graduate Student Network (Masters’ & PhD students), to enhance practice and programme development for science communication and public engagement. The theme for the workshop was entitled, ‘Science Communication and Democracy: South African paradoxes, paradigms and imperatives for change’
Dr. Rasekoala was invited by the French-Chemistry and Society Network (Chimie et Societe) to deliver a Keynote Lecture at the IUPAC 2019 Congress – Symposium 4: Chemistry and Society, held on the 7-12 July, in Paris, France. The Chemistry and Society Symposium was very ground-breaking as it was the first of its kind in the […]
African Gong has established a new partnership with AIMS-South Africa to further enhance the programmatic delivery framework of both organisations, with a particular focus on advancing the communication of Mathematics and upscaling the public engagement skills and capacities of AIMS Lecturers, Students and Researchers. The partnership has been formalised through a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) […]
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Dr. Rasekoala was invited as a Keynote Speaker and delivered a presentation entitled, ‘Science Communication and Democracy in Africa: Challenges and Prospects for transformation in an age of Globalisation, Populism and Structural Inequalities’. Link to event website: http://www0.sun.ac.za/scicom/scicom-100-conference/ Interview link: https://sureco-review.net/interview-elizabeth-rasakoka or https://bit.ly/2VYQiQH Photo Gallery
Dr. Rasekoala was invited as a Keynote Speaker and delivered a presentation entitled, ‘Harnessing Diversity and Social Inclusiveness in STEM Education for Sustainable National Development’. She also contributed to Panel discussions and capacity-building workshops. Photo Gallery
Dr. Rasekoala was invited by the University of Wisconsin, USA, to contribute as an international Panel Speaker to their Parallel Panel Session at the ASTC 2017 Annual Conference, entitled, ‘Fighting for Progress on Equity and Inclusion at Science Centres in the United States and Europe’, held from the 21-24 October 2017, in San Jose, California, […]
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African Gong in partnership with AIMS South Africa will be delivering its Flagship Science Communication Capacity-building Programme – Africa Scientifique: Leadership, Knowledge & Skills for Science Communication – to the third cohort of African researchers at the AIMS South Africa, on the 11-13 April 2022.
Link to the Africa Scientifique Programme here.