Paola Maggiorotto

Paola Maggiorotto is a Technical Support Manager at Bing, Microsoft Search Advertising  She is involved in Microsoft Ireland’s Diversity and Inclusion programs globally. She is Italian and has been living in Ireland for more than  eight years. Paola is a human rights activist and to date has supported many campaigns on equality issues. She is […]

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Aradhana (Kuxi) Ghai

Aradhana (Kuxi) Ghai is a producer, journalist, media consultant and Human Rights Activist born and raised in Nairobi, Kenya. She was  formerly Head of Media at the Kenya National Commission on Human Rights (KNCHR). Before joining the KNCHR, Kuxi worked on award winning films, documentaries  and commercial productions all around Africa. As a producer, Kuxi […]

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Jules Buckley

Jules Buckley is AkiDwA Treasurer

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Salome Mbugua

Salome Mbugua has been  Head of Operations and Strategy with AkiDwA since September 2018. She is a researcher, gender equality activist and human rights advocate with over 20 years’ experience of working with under-represented groups, in particular  with women, children, and  young people, in Europe, Africa and internationally. In June 2018 Salome  was appointed by […]

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Ashimedua Okwonko

Ashimedua established her own law firm in Dublin in 2012.She serves on the board of the National Women’s Council of Ireland. She recently completed her doctoral research on the Inequality in Law.

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Shamsun Nahar Chowdhury

Shamsun Nahar Chowdhury  currently works as AkiDwA Development Officer.   She recently completed her Masters in International Development Studies at Maynooth University.  Prior to this she gained work experience as an intern with the Development Studies Association Ireland (DSAI) in Trinity College. She has a Bachelor of Law (LLB Hons) Degree from  Northumbria University, UK and  […]

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Nenette Bouithy O’Mhaoinigh

Nenette Bouithy is AkiDwA Women Support Officer

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Katie Walker

Katie joined AkiDwA as Policy & Research Officer in April 2019. Katie has a BCL in Law and French and an LLM in international human rights law and public policy from University College Cork. She has worked with Irish and international rights organisations including Amnesty International, FLAC, Ireland’s Free Legal Advice Centre and with the […]

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