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Ms. Thelma Ariemebi Ekiyor

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Executive Director

TY Danjuma Foundation
Abuja ,
Nigeria

Company Description: The TY Danjuma Foundation is committed to enhancing the quality of life of Nigerians by supporting initiatives that improve access to health and educational...   more
Background

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations

  • Co-Founder
    West African Civil Society Institute
  • Fellow
    Stanford University
  • Fellow Founder
    Women
  • Founder
    WIPNET

Education

  • EMU's Summer Peacebuilding Institute
  • LLB Honours , International Law and Graduate Studies
  • Law Degree
    University of Buckingham
  • MBA , Entrepreneurship and Innovation
    Imperial College
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Ms. Thelma Ekiyor serves as ...
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Ms. Thelma Ekiyor serves as the Co-Founder and CEO of Afrigrants.
She has an MBA in Entrepreneurship and Innovation from Imperial College, London UK. She is a Fellow of Stanford University, USA and hold a Law Degree LLB from the University of Buckingham. Ms. Ekiyor was the pioneering CEO of TY Danjuma Foundation, and the pioneering CEO of the West African Civil Society Institute (WACSI), where she was responsible for capacity building initiatives in 15 countries. Ms. Ekiyor has also been a consultant to the United Nations and Africa Union.
TYDF commissions Community School Project in Bauchi state
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Addressing community members and top government officials who graced the occasion from the State and Darazo Local Government, Executive Director/CEO of the Foundation, Ms Thelma Ekiyor said educational development can only be achieved with government's leadership and community partnership.
ED/CEO of TY Danjuma Foundation, Ms Thelma Ekiyor, Commissioning the Classroom Block
Foundations like TYDF can make contributions to the process of enhancing the quality of education across Nigeria where such commitments by government and communities are present.
She commended the Fulataran community for their active participation in building the school and encouraging parents to enrol their children. The new school's current student size of one Hundred and ten (110) pupils of both sexes (59 boys & 51girls) was a demonstration of the community's commitment to the project.
Ms. Ekiyor stressed that girls' education is vital to providing more opportunities for girls and women and will assist in addressing the challenge of maternal and infant mortality. She implored parents to ensure that children, particularly girls attend school regularly and avoid child withdrawal and truancy.
L-R: Margaret G. Ya'u, Thelma Ekiyor, Hajiya Maryam Garba
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The Executive Director of the Foundation, Ms. Thelma Ekiyor, and the Programme Officer for income generation, Lady Amedormey paid an official visit to Ekiti State...
TY Danjuma Foundation Celebrates International Youth Day
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The Executive Director of the Foundation, Ms. Thelma Ekiyor, and the Programme Officer for income generation, Lady Amedormey paid an official visit to Ekiti State...
Investing in Every Woman, Every Child in Nigeria
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Ms. Thelma Ekiyor, ED/CEO, TY Danjuma Foundation and The Secretary General of the UN, H.E Mr. Ban ki-Moon
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Speaking at the dinner, the Executive Director/CEO of the TY Danjuma Foundation, Ms. Thelma Ekiyor praised the Secretary General for this initiative and stressed the Foundation's commitment to supporting Non Governmental Organisations (NGOs) in Nigeria for the effective implementation the global strategy. She urged private foundations in Nigeria and the private sector to generate local resources to address infant and maternal mortality, support the education of the girl child and provide economic opportunities for women.
In his remark, the Secretary General appreciated the TY Danjuma Foundation for supporting the implementation of the Global Strategy for Women's and Children's Health in Nigeria and invited other stakeholders, especially the private sectors, to join the UN in eliminating existing challenges to women's and children's health. He explained that the prevailing environment presents an opportunity for the private sector to invest in improving women and children's health across the country.
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The Executive Director of the Foundation, Ms. Thelma Ekiyor, and the Programme Officer for income generation, Lady Amedormey paid an official visit to Ekiti State...
The Management of TY Danjuma Foundation
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The Executive Director of the Foundation, Ms. Thelma Ekiyor, and the Programme Officer for income generation, Lady Amedormey paid an official visit to Ekiti State...
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