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Oreoluwa Ojo

2024 Fellow

VV Visionaries

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Focus Areas

Gender Equality & Women's Rights
Youth & Girls Empowerment

Oreoluwa Ojo is the founder and executive director of Her Story, an organization that creates awareness about women’s rights by initiating important conversations in African communities. Through Her Story, Ojo has built a membership of more than 1,000 people over the last five years and aims to expand to 10,000 members by 2030. Ojo’s leadership has led to the successful execution of more than 50 virtual community dialogues and six women’s rights campaigns in five states of Nigeria, creating lasting impact and advocacy for women’s rights.

Oreoluwa also works as programs manager at Kabara Tech School, where she leads the development and implementation of STEM education programs for underprivileged populations in Northern Nigeria. Oreoluwa is an award-winning activist and has been named a TransformNorms Fellow and United Nations Foundation Girl Up Project Awardee, recognizing her outstanding contributions to gender equality and social impact.

“As a visionary leader, I aspire to build a community of gender equality changemakers across Africa one community at a time.”