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Busayo Obisakin

Women inspiration Development Center
BUSAYO OBISAKIN (busobisaki@yahoo.com) is the founder and CEO of Women Inspiration Development Center, www.widc.com.ng an NGO that works with women and girls an initiative designed to create a safe place for Nigerian women and girls in challenging life circumstances to envision and create new possibilities for their lives, families and communities.
Busayo is a World Pulse Voices of our Future Correspondent and 2009 Award Recipient http://worldpulse.com/user/1463 World Pulse is the social network that is uniting women worldwide to speed up change. I am an impact leader in the World Pulse community and also an ambassador of network in Nigeria.
Busayo is a member of Alliance for Affordable Internet in Nigeria (A4AI) an initiative of Web Foundation that is working on making internet affordable and accessible round the world https://a4ai.org/nigeria-africa/
Busayo is part of an international initiative “Delivery Agency – A game changer for Women’s Empowerment” called IMAGINE. She is the program manager of this initiative in Nigeria and 2016 Award Recipient. www.imagineprogram.net
Busayo is a counselling psychologist at Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. Her career experience has strengthened her capacity to advance women and girls empowerment and also to give one on one counselling to women and girls in challenging situations and to community that are having one problem or the other with each other.
In the last 7 years, I have empowered about 3,800 women, men, girls and boys in Nigeria.
I have worked extensively in gender areas including Gender Based Violence, Women's Political Participation, Women Rights Advancement, Digital Literacy & Empowerment, Agency Based Empowerment and other areas.
I am so passionate about gender equality and access to internet.
Skype: busayoob
Twitter handle: @BObisakin
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/obusayo/
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/womeninspirationcenter