WiAP Webinar: Mastering the Art of Resilience
DATE: Thursday, June 6, 2019
TIME: 9 a.m. EST
Increasing Connections, the Women in African Power (WiAP) webinar series, aims to share knowledge and build the professional skills of women active in Africa’s energy sector.
Resilience is the ability to manage stress, to cope positively, bounce back from adversity and achieve despite challenging conditions. It is a set of skills that are much needed in life, at work and in the 21st century, where uncertainty and impermanence have come to define so much in our lives. In this webinar you will receive guidance to strengthen your skill sets and increase your resilience, to further your career path in the energy sector.
In addition to this session, you are invited to apply to participate in a virtual one-on-one coaching session to further develop this professional skill. To apply, please fill out this form by 11 June, 2019.
Power Africa is a U.S. Government partnership, coordinated by the U.S. Agency for International Development, aimed at adding 30,000 megawatts of electricity generation capacity and 60 million new home and businesses connections across sub-Saharan Africa. Power Africa launched the Women in African Power network with the goal of advancing the participation and representation of women within the energy sector across the African continent.
Ana Rojas, Senior Gender and Energy Adviser, IUCN Global Programme on Governance & Rights
Charity Wanjiku, Strauss Energy Ltd.
Monique Ntumngia, Green Girls and Monafrik Energy