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Gender Mobile Initiative

Abuja, Nigeria
Joined February 2019

We envision a society free from gender based violence capable of undermining the existence of girls and women. Our mission includes providing platform for access to information and services



Presence in: Nigeria
Focus: Economic Empowerment, Gender-based violence, Women's Rights

The Gender Mobile Initiative is an organisation leveraging technology to provide several channels for victims and survivors of gender based violence to access information and a range of specialised support services such as legal, trauma counselling, psycho social and livelihhod support opportunities. We are focused on public awareness through town hall meetings, sensitisation, campaigns etc, service delivery and advocacy.

People Associated With This Organization

Omowumi Ogunrotimi

Nigeria  
Gender Mobile Initiative
Joined February 2019
Interests: Access to Information, Economic Empowerment, Gender-based violence, Women's Rights
I am Omowumi Ogunrotimi, a development enthusiast and advocate with academic background in Law. I am the Founder of Gender Mobile, an Initiative leveraging technology to provide information and other services including legal, counselling and livelihood support. I have worked in over 50 rural communities creating safe spaces for vulnerable populations particularly girls and women who are vulnerable to abuse and violence by empowering them legally and promoting their accessto justice. I am a 2018 Commonwealth award recipient, the only Nigerian and west african at the time. I am a 2018 JCIN TOYP Honoree. I was awarded as one of the top ten gender activist and advocate by the Institute of Justice and Reconciliation, South Africa. As a legal practitioner, I am committed to using innovative led approaches to solve social problems like I am doing at Gender Mobile Initiative where I coordinate strategy and innovation.
Omowumi Ogunrotimi is the network champion (main point of contact) for Gender Mobile Initiative.

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