Nwamaka Ifionu

Nwamaka is a public health professional with a background in Health Policy and Management, and experience in health programming, research, capacity building, program design, and implementation, strategic planning, and organizational development. She has worked on varied development projects across sectors in Nigeria. Nwamaka has also provided technical assistance as a consultant to different national and international, donor and implementing organizations, as well as government institutions including: the National Agency for the Control of HIV/AIDS (NACA), Pact Inc., InSiGHt health consulting, Business Leadership Council, among others. She has worked for INGOs like Pact on its community-REACH USAID funded HIV prevention project, and OROL Youth Empowerment Initiative, as Technical Program Advisor. Nwamaka is currently the School Health and Nutrition Advisor at Save the Children International. She dedicates her spare time and experiences to youth mentorship and empowerment initiatives with particular respect to life skills, personal and professional development. She enjoys travelling and a good adventure.