Taaka Awori

Facilitator and Moderator.
IDRC Consultant

Taaka Awori is the CEO and Founder of Busara Africa, a Pan-African Leadership Development Firm. She is a Facilitator, Certified Coach and Organisational Development Specialist supporting Civil Society and Private Philanthropy Organisations across the globe. Taaka also serves as the Chair of the African Women’s Development Fund (AWDF), one of the largest African women’s grantmaking organisations on the continent.

Event Schedule

18 July 2023
Start Time End Time Session Description Action
06:30 pm EEST 08:00 pm EEST Solutions for inclusive and gender transformative livestock systems
Side Event
Lemigo Hotel - Room Lemgo 1

For the 450 million women smallholder livestock farmers around the world who rely on livestock for their livelihood, a lack of access to livestock vaccines is Read More

Immaculate Omondi

Agricultural Economist/Gender Research Economics

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI)

Agnes Loriba

Program Team Lead, Right to Food, Water & Nutrition

CARE International in Ghana

Taaka Awori

Facilitator and Moderator.

IDRC Consultant

Evelyn Baraké

Program Officer



Magdalene Dorto

Not applicable Not applicable

Deborah Nyirenda

Not applicable Not applicable

Yashmin Fernandes

Director Women's Digital Financial Inclusion Hub, Women's World Banking

Stella Anyangwe

End Polo Now Coordinator Rotary International

Blandine Umuziranenge

Founder and CEO Kosmotivr

Taryn Russell

Deputy Executive Director Results Canada

Djeinaba Kane

Advocacy & Partnership Lead AfricaNenda

Rafiat Akinokun

Youth Advorate and cub's health nurse

Melania Chiponda

Gender and Climate Advisor The African Women's Development and Communication Network (FEMNET)

Aries Setiadi

Managing Director Fintech Association Indonesia

Claude Mambo Muvunyi

Director General Rwanda Biomedical Center

Hanna Lemma

Co-founder & Contributor Addis Powerhouse

Kathryn Toure

Regional Director, Eastern and Southern Africa Regional Office IDRC

Dr. Lisa Avery

Assistant Professor, University of Manitoba; Director Africa Initiatives

Carmen Correa

CEO Pro Mujer

Tawakkol Karman

Nobel Peace Price Laureate Tawakkol Karman Foundation

Anis Farid

Research Project Manager Women's Aid Organisation

Patricia Elias

Every Woman International Lawyer; Chief, Global Diplomatic Campaign

Lipi Rahman

Executive Director, Badabon Sangho Every Woman Indrani Fellow

Kigali Convention Center - KG 2 Roundabout, Kigali, Rwanda