With over a decade of professional experience in her field, Safiya Ibn Garba is the Founder and Programme Director of the Empowering Women for Excellence Initiative where she is known for her dynamic interpersonal skill and unmatched expertise in mentoring.
She is currently studying for a Doctoral Degree in Peace and Conflict Studies at the UN Mandated, University for Peace Costa Rica. She. Holds a Masters Degree in Sustainable Peace in the Contemporary World from University for Peace, and a Bachelors Degree in Computer Science from University of Benin, Nigeria.
Safiya has had diverse theoretical and field experience in facilitation, peace building and development. Her expertise in practical events and project management, ICT and business expertise and experience are also an asset to her work and life every day.
In addition to her work at EWEI, Safiya leads the Institutional Learning Department at Generations For Peace, an international peacebuilding organization where she supports the trainings, competency development, monitoring, evaluation, accountability and learning for staff and volunteers cross 50 countries around the world.
Safiya is also a member of the International Association of Facilitators (IAF), and is an OnFrontiers expert and member of The BoardRoom Africa where she continues to share her expertise for the betterment of girls and women’s lives in Africa and globally.
International Society of Female Professionals Member, Safiya Ibn Garba, can be found on the Association Directory, where she is looking forward to networking with you.