Agricultural Science in Africa and Women

They are selected because they are—or could be—as good as agricultural scientists anywhere. They are groomed in leadership, and conduct research into problems facing their individual countries. They still face an enemy—the perception that #african women agricultural scientists can’t lead in innovation. Even as these experts continue to struggle for opportunities to advance their careers, they know that they are capable of bursting age-old stereotypes.”

 

Shaping opinions on the innovative capacities women can bring to #agriculture is enhanced and accelerated by public programs like this which support and demonstrate  female scientists capabilities.

 

Africa displays needed leadership in this area. Kudos.

 

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