AOW Accelerates: Diversity & Inclusion

Championing greater gender diversity


In partnership with



Wednesday 10th November

Previously AOWomen, this initiative champions greater diversity, equity and, gender parity across the industry. This year, the annual breakfast briefing, hosted in partnership with Lean in Energy, was an invaluable opportunity:


  • Exploring the role of diversity and inclusion within Africa's energy transition
  • Host progressive dialogue and drive inclusive growth across the industry
  • Ensuring women have a presence, voice and opinion in shaping the industry they work in

  • Widen the circle and welcome male allies into discussions

Power List 2021

Power List 2021: Pan-African Female Leaders in Energy

Available to download... this list has been carefully curated by Africa Oil Week and Lean in Energy to celebrate 50 inspiring women, who are working and motivating others across the African energy sector.

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