Spring 2007 Semester Events
Improved Pasture Resources in the Madiama Commune of Mali
Dr. Ozzie Abaye, Professor in Crop & Soil Environmental Science
The full title of Dr. Abaye presentation is Improved Pasture Resources in the Madiama Commune of Mali, West Africa: Working with women groups at the village levels.
Friday, April 13 at noon, Graduate Life Center (GLC) room C
Women and Gender in International Development: Gendered Perspectives from VT Alumni
Discussion Panel: Dr. Leena Kirjavainen, FAO Representative, Dr. Eija Pehu, Senior Advisor for Agriculture and Rural Development. World Bank, Dr. Mary Hill Rojas, Director, Women in International Unit, Chemonics International Inc., Dr. Ginny Seitz, Director, Social and Gender Assessment, Millennium Challenge Corporation.
Event Sponsors: Alumni Association, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, OIRED, VBI, and Women and Leadership in Philanthropy (Virginia Tech Women Making a Difference). Photos from the event
Monday, March 19 at 5:30 p.m. VBI Conference Center
Womens Roles in Development Links to National Competitiveness
Dr. Sharron Quisenberry, Dean of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Friday, February 9 at noon Graduate Life Center (GLC) room B