Busayo Obisakin

Joined Feb 2009
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About Me

I am the founder/CEO, Women Inspiration development Center, an initiative that offers a safe place, counselling and agency based empowerment workshops for battered women and their children in Nigeria to envision and create new possibilities for themselves and be free from horror of domestic violence. www.widcng.com I am a member of Alliance for Affordable Internet in Nigeria (A4AI) an initiative of Web Foundation that is working on making internet affordable and accessible round the world https://a4ai.org/nigeria-africa/ I am part of an international initiative “Delivery Agency – A game changer for Women’s Empowerment” called IMAGINE, I am the program manager of this initiative in Nigeria and 2016 Award Recipient. www.imagineprogram.net I am working as a counselling psychologist at Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. In the last 9 years, I have empowered about 4,800 people in Nigeria. My work areas includes GVB, Women's Political Participation, Women Rights and Digital Literacy.

My Vision

"Healthy and safe women make healthy nations" This is what I live for.

Needs

Donate $5 and help train a woman
Donate $10 help a woman start a business
Donate $20 and help 5 girls access internet for a month

Abilities

I am a Counselling psychologist, Empowerment Workshop Trainer, Leadership, Competencies working with a diversity of women issues.

Interests

Economic PowerEmpowering GirlsEngaging Men and Boys in Gender EqualityGender-based ViolenceHuman Rights for WomenWomen in LeadershipWomen in Technology

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