West African Humanist Conference 2014

West African Humanist Conference 2014
past over 3 years ago

Starts: Saturday, 20 December, 2014 08:00am

Ends: Saturday, 20 December, 2014 11:00am

Event Details

The theme for this year’s Conference is “African Youth for science and Reason”.
The first day would be the main conference day for speeches and briefs to be held on various topics such as:
1. Communicable diseases (Ebola, etc), Health and Medicine in West Africa

2. Science, Technology and Reason

3. ICT in West Africa

4. LGBT issues in West Africa and progress report

5. Sex and Relationships as African atheists

6. Feminism in Africa

7. Witchcraft accusations in West Africa

The second day will be for training and workshops , touching on subjects like:
1. Capacity Building

2. Social Media and Reaching out

3. Humanist ceremonies

4. Activism and Legal requirements

5. Human rights and the labor laws

It would also be a day for African Humanists to interact , share ideas, work done by Humanist groups and to plan for next year’s activities.