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Ezinwa Okoroafor

International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA)
International Secretary
A gender, good governance and sustainable development advocate, Ezinwa is a Nigerian legal practitioner with over 30 years’ experience, holds a Master’s degree (1989) in law. I am currently the International Secretary (previously Regional Vice President (Africa), and National President (Nigeria) of the International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) - (a women lawyers' association for protecting, promoting and preserving the rights and interests of women and children); Member, Inaugural Faculty Member of the UNDP co-supported Corruption Risk Assessment Programme Nigeria and Team Lead for Corruption Risk Assessment exercise in an Agency within the Education Sector in Nigeria, Member, 100-Women Group - Federal Ministry of Women Affairs, Nigeria; National Chairperson of the Society of Women in Taxation of Nigeria and a Delegate to the Nigeria National Conference 2014 - a conference organised by the Nigerian government across multiple sectors and interest groups to delliberate on and make recommendations for Nigeria's political, social, economic pathway. I have participated in and coordinated workshops on gender and corruption at the IACC.