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The successful conduct of the 2nd BCA-WA-ETHICS Scientific Congress of Gender Mainstreaming Harmonization in West Africa

12th of April, 2021

The BCA-WA-ETHICS 2nd Scientific Congress on Gender Mainstreaming Harmonization in West Africa has taken place virtually between the 22nd and the 25th of March 2021 and was live-streamed to YouTube. The congress addressed key issues on gender mainstreaming in research evaluation, and the governance, functioning, and organizational culture of National Research Ethics Committees and Institutional Review Boards. Senior ethicists and scientists from Senegal, Mali, Benin, Guinea- Bissau, Spain, and  Ivory Coast have contributed to the congress by sharing their experiences and proposals on how to incorporate gender aspects in the West African research ethics context. 

To watch the YouTube live streams, click the following links:

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