International Womens Day 2021

Date published: 19 February 2021

AFBI, Soroptimist International Northern Ireland (SINI) and Queen’s University Belfast (QUB) will be celebrating International Womens Day 2021 with an event which will include a series of talks from renowned female scientists from the local agri-food, biosciences and environmental
sectors in Northern Ireland responsible for the delivery of projects with truly global impact.


Speakers will give an overview of their work and how it aligns with delivery of the UN Sustainability Goals in their roles as leaders within academia, their respective organisations and society at large.

This event brings together strategic partners AFBI and QUB presenting how they are actively engaged to enable the delivery of state-of-the-art science addressing the challenges faced by agri-food at a local and global level. On International Women’s Day Soroptimist International Northern Ireland is delighted to promote the role of these women, meeting UN sustainability goals showing impact across the world.