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Event Program: UN International Day of Women and Girls in Science

Opening Session (10:00 to 11:20) Keynotes and Honoring of Distinguished Scientists by UNESCO Chair for Women in Sciences and Technology...
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UNESCO Chair Embraces the Economic Conference Recommendations and Promotes the Production of compost

The UNESCO Chair for Women in Science and Technology, in collaboration with the Deanship of Scientific Research at Sudan University...
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An Awareness Day in the Shegailab Women’s Camps

The UNESCO ISESCO Chair for Women in Science and Technology at the Sudan University of Science and Technology, in cooperation...
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Conference Participation: Rawafid 1st Conference 2020

Conference Resources Conference Chair (Language: Arabic) List of Papers' Presentations (Language: Arabic) Conference Program (Language: Arabic) Conference Recommendations (8 Languages)...
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Incoming Event (Diaspora Debate): CORONAVIRUS – Management of Pandemic and Impact on Agenda 2030

CORONAVIRUS: the management of pandemic and the impact on Agenda 2030 18th WASD Annual International Conference 8th Diaspora International Conference...
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UNESCO chair for Women in Science and Technology Honors Prof. Amal Omar Bakhit

Prof. Awad Saad Hassan, vice chancellor the university, warmly congratulates Prof. Amal Omar Bakhit, Dean of the Deanship of Scientific...
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The Minister of Higher Education Addresses Sudan University Celebration of the International Day of Women and Girls in Science and Technology

Prof. Intisar Al-Zein Saghiroun, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research of the Government of Sudan, addressed the activities of...
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UNESCO Chair: A Memorandum of Understanding with the Organization of Expatriates Affairs

The UNESCO Chair for Women in Science and Technology and the Organization of Expatriates Affairs, represented by the Knowledge Transfer...
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UNESCO Chair Workshop: Violence Against Women Between Legal Responsibility and Societal Culture

The UNESCO Chair for Women in Science and Technology and the Deanship of Scientific Research at Sudan University of Science...
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UNESCO Chair for Women in Science & Technology

The UNESCO Chair for Women in Science and Technology is a regional non-governmental organization whose activities cover Arab and African countries and was established at the initiative of Prof. Fatima Abdul Mahmoud, Director of the Chair and approval of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) under the supervision of the vice chancellor of Sudan University for Science and Technology. The establishment ceremony was honored by Mr Koïchiro Matsuura, Director-General of UNESCO in December 2003. The current chair holder is Prof. Amal Mohamed Ibrahim Babiker.

University Role

Sudan University for Science and Technology (SUST) was established in 1950 under the name "Khartoum Technical Institute" (KTI), and included various departments in engineering, arts and business studies. In  1976, some specialized institutes located in Khartoum at the time were attached to the departments KTI under the name of "Institute of Technological Colleges".  In 1990, the university was restructured and given the name "Sudan University of Science and Technology".

Since its establishment, the university has been paying increasing attention to women issues in science and technology locally, regionally and internationally.

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