The World Oceans Day (WOD) 2019 commemoration is to build a greater Ocean and gender
literacy while discovering ways to promote gender equality in ocean-related activities, such as
marine scientific research, fisheries, policy-making and management.
Structure of the conference
The conference will involve a diverse group of people in Tanzania, both scientists and
Non-Scientists, it will bring them together to learn about gender roles in the Sustainable development of our ocean through presentations of the works that had been done and panel
discussion. It will involve female speakers scientist from various sectors who would represent
the roles that are being done women towards productive and healthy oceans.
Specific Objectives of the conference
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