Victoria Ibiwoye

Victoria Ibiwoye

Director of the One African Child Foundation for Creative Learning, “Youth Role in Human Rights Education”

 

Victoria is the Director of the OneAfricanChild Foundation for Creative Learning, a youth-led NGO addressing the inequality in education through experiential workshops focused on global citizenship education for low-income community children in Nigeria.

Victoria has spoken at the United Nations and at several high-level consultations to prioritise the need for quality and inclusive education for all. She is also the current Youth Representative to the SDG-Education 2030 Steering Committee and a youth ambassador of the Global Education Monitoring report on “Accountability in Education” calling on governments to and enforce the right to education in national laws.

In 2017 and 2018, Victoria was named as 100 Most Influential Young Africans by the African Youth Awards. She is also a 2019 Mandela Washington Fellow and a recipient of the Princess Diana Legacy Awards for her contribution to education advocacy and youth development.