Salome Mbugua is the CEO of AkiDwA. She is a gender equality and human right activist and has over 20 years’ experience working with marginalised groups and underrepresented in Uganda, Kenya, Ireland and DR. Congo. Her background is in social work and Community development. Salome holds a master’s degree in Equality Studies and women studies […]
Jessica O’Dowd: Is the health migrant officer and has been working in AkiDwA since 2013.
Amaka M Okonkwo
Amaka Mercy Okonkwo is AkiDwA Development officer. She is a graduate of Development Studies from Kimmage Development Study Centre with great passion for seeing migrants in high level positions in Ireland. She coordinates AkiDwA Young Migrant Women and Migrant Women Conversational groups. Amaka is the founder of edundalk.com an online newsletter
Barbara Gervasutti: Work as an office administrator. A native of Italy, Barbara has skills in administration and communication. Barbara Joined AkiDwA in March 2014
Spaq Nkaku (DJ): Is in charge of communication and social media. Spaq has intensive skills in media, music industry event organising and management. He has been with AkiDwA since July 2014. Spaq holds a higher National diploma in Multi Media
David McDonnell has AkiDwA financial administrator since June 2013.
Egide Dhala has been volunteering with AkiDwA since 2013, he have carried out research on behalf of the organisation on knowledge and understanding of FGM by health care professionals. He is a researcher, trainer and facilitator and has facilitated meetings with men on gender based violence.