I am passionate about
ActionsThe struggles for women’s rights have been long running. We have made so
many breakthroughs in the recent years and will continue to hope for more
progress. The United Nations SDGs are an example of that hope. They focus on
the vision that so many women continue to fight for. I believe that
empowering women is all about giving them a chance to rise up to excellence.
I want to encourage more women to take up that challenge and step up to
I am actively involved in women in maritime associations where I promote
networking opportunities for women. I am also a Global Youth Ambassodor for
AWAS - A World At School and an Ashoka changemakers scholar. As a Mandela
Washington Fellowship alumni, I have committed to giving back to my
community, the valuable lesson, insight and skills I acquired from the Young
African leaders initiative. I do this though partnership with local
organisations and women group, by reaching out to social media through
various blogs and by encouraging dialogue around difficult issues and topics.
An example is my recent post in support of a #ChooseDignity campaign against