Speakers

An incredible group of visionary creatives, entrepreneurs, and researchers have joined us to pull back the curtain on their process and share road-tested insights

CHIBUGO OKAFOR

WOMEN/YOUTH ADVOCATE & APICULTURE ENTREPRENEUR

TEDxPortharcourt

TEDxPortHarcourt 2019

One of the 25 young Nigerian women champions for UN Women Beijing+25, Miss Chibugo Okafor, is the Founder-President of The Walk with Women and Children; an organisation that leverages off of the ‘power of the collective’ to advance the personal, social, health, education and economic rights of children and women across Africa. 


She is an avid advocate for women and youth development, with over 3 years professional experience working with communities, governmental and non-governmental organizations and her passion has led to key engagements between the Houses of Parliament London, Senate of Nigeria, United Nations Addis Ababa. 


She sits on the executive committees and works closely with a variety of NGO’s focused on the advancement of communities and the empowerment of women and youth including World Bank Youth Forum, Youth Initiative for Diversity in Nigeria and Rotary Foundation. 


She also doubles up as the CEO of Kendake Honey, a social enterprise focused on utilising the apiculture sector to promote job creation for women and youth, enforce food security and wealth creation for the African economy.