Oluwaseun Ayodeji Osowobi

Ayodeji-Osowobi-Photo-01-1-e1564523337830Oluwaseun Ayodeji Osowobi is a graduate of Development Studies from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria in Nigeria. She holds a Master’s Degree in International Relations with specialization in Gender Studies from Swansea University, United Kingdom. She started her advocacy work by interning at the United Nations Headquarters, New York and Half the Sky Movement where she wrote articles on women, girls, children and social justice.
She is a 2015 fellow of the Vital Voices Women Lead Fellowship. Ayodeji has worked as a project manager for Enough is Enough Nigeria (EiE). She is currently the Executive Director of Stand to End Rape Initiative (STER) and under her leadership, at the 2014 Social Media Awards Africa, STER Initiative won an award for the Best Use of Social Media by an NGO in Africa.

Ayodeji was selected as the only young activist from Nigeria to attend The Carter Center’s “Mobilizing Action for Women and Girls in West Africa” Forum in Ghana. She uses her voice in the social media space to create awareness amongst Nigeria’s growing social media users on rape and gender-based violence among other issues.