STEM Girls Initiative

Isu Oham

Nigeria

ISU OHAM is a young professional working with African Girls Empowerment Network to advance gender equality in girls education as well as girls and women’s sexual and reproductive health & rights; end child marriage, teenage pregnancy, and other traditional practices that barrier girls’ education such as female genital mutilation. She is 29, a registered nurse, and a graduate of the School of Nursing Ogoja, Cross River. Before joining African Girls Empowerment Network, Isu has worked and practiced Nursing in a reputable health care center in Cross River State Nigeria with over 3 years of experience in maternal and reproductive health, family planning and women’s access to modern contraceptive methods.