Amina Elias Danjuma hails from Jaba LGA of Kaduna State, with an optimal blend of educational experience from the Northern and Southern parts of Nigeria which helped birth an innate desire to be a Girl Child Advocate.
She started out in Immaculate Conception Secondary School, Itak, Akwa – Ibom State, then went ahead to complete her secondary school education in Paradise Int’l Secondary Schools, Port Harcourt.
She proceeded in her educational pursuit and obtained her B.Sc in Public Health from Madonna University, Rivers State, a PGD in Public Health and a Master of Public Health from University of Port Harcourt School of Public Health. Additionally she has numerous professional certificates.
Post NYSC, Amina has worked progressively with both Governmental and Non-Governmental Organizations as an expert in technical and Programmatic Support, Data Management, DQA support, Case Management, and Site Improvement Strategies, Community ART Facilitator, Consultant, M& E Specialist, Program Advocacy Officer and most importantly as an advocate against FGM and Violence against Women & Girls.
Amina’s favorite mantra is that “Change can come, and it need not be with an astronomical price”.