Women in Africa Club summit opens in Morocco
The first Women in Africa Club summit opened on Monday in the Moroccan city of Marrakech.
Under the theme of "investing for better governance with African women," the event attracted 300 business leaders, from nearly 37 countries, mostly African nations.
The summit aims to highlight the importance of women's leadership in African societies, and to promote international and pan-African companies in support of women.
The three-day meeting will provide attendees with the opportunity to discuss concrete actions in order to offer African women greater opportunities to develop their countries.
The event includes conferences, master classes and collaborative laboratories featuring international experts to discuss various topics such as agriculture, energy, entrepreneurship, finance, water, and nutrition.