The African Women in Mathematics Association AWMA was created at AIMS South Africa on July 19th 2013. Marie Françoise Ouedraogo (Burkina Faso) was elected president. The creation of  AWMA was a wish expressed by African women mathematicians at a workshop organized by the Committee “Women in math” of the African Mathematical Union and CIMPA in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso,  in 2012.

Contact: Marie Françoise Ouedraogo   omfrancoise(at)

Report on 2nd African Women in Mathematics workshop 2013

AWMA constitution in english
Statuts d’AWMA en français

Photos courtesy Marie-Françoise Roy

       The meeting in Burkina Faso.

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