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Hauwa Ojeifo

Leaders Africa 2019





Hauwa Ojeifo is the Founder of She Writes Woman, a women-led movement of love, hope, and support that gives mental health a voice. Hauwa believes in changing the misinformed narrative about people with psychosocial disabilities and normalizing mental health conversations in Nigeria. She is passionate about preventative and intersectional mental health solutions and creating safe places across schools and workplaces where young people can freely express themselves without judgment and shame.