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UG Law in Crisis Panel call for Urgent Need to Address Female Underrepresentation in Politics

While it is recognised that women constitute more than half of the Ghanaian population, they continue to be highly underrepresented in politics.  Why? That was the question that the University of Ghana School of Law’s “Law in Crisis” Zoom discussion sought to address under the topic: “Women’s Political Status and Representation in Ghana”.

Law in Crisis: Series four




The University of Ghana School of Law is pleased to invite you to its ongoing series of lunchtime Zoom seminars called “Law in Crisis”, which will interrogate the impact and legacy of the COVID-19 pandemic on our legal system and democratic institutions, as well as explore avenues for legal innovation.


Join the next panel on International Arbitration, Business and Commercial Contracting in the face of COVID-19, which will be held on Thursday 21 May 2020, at 1pm GMT.


The Panellists are:


Law in Crisis: Series One

Seminar Poster

The first series of the 7-week virtual class and seminar series on legal responses to COVID-19 was held on Thursday,30th April 2020 at 01:00 PM (GMT). It was on the topic: “The 2020 Elections, the Electoral Commission, and the COVID-19: Pathways for Innovative Election Resiliency Measures”, over the online platform “Zoom”.