The Vice President of the Republic of Liberia, Chief Dr. Jewel Howard-Taylor is Keynote Speaker at the opening session of the Heritage and Cultural Society of Africa (HACSA) summit 2019 in Accra, Ghana.
According to a release, the Summit is organized under the theme: “Linking, Reconciling and Reuniting Communities 400 years after the start of the Trans-Atlantic Slave trade.”
It seeks to discuss the legacy, communities and innovation 400 years since the beginning of the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade.
Other speakers include His Excellency, John Kufor, former President of the Republic of Ghana and Mrs. Rebecca Akufo-Addo, First Lady of the Republic of Ghana, amongst others.
Meanwhile, Liberia’s first female Vice President Madam Taylor has been shortlisted amongst 100 most influential Women in Africa.
The list was published by a reputable Public Relations firm,Avance Media, which operates in seven Africa countries.
Notably, the women were listed not on the basis of rank but captured distinguished women whose work continues to inspire the next generation of Africa.
The list also showcases 100 women from 35 African countries, who are changing the feminine narratives and challenging the status quo of women on the Continent.Press Release