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Victoria Ibiwoye

Youth representative, ED2030 Global Steering Committee
Victoria Ibiwoye

Victoria Ibiwoye is the Director of OneAfricanChild Foundation for Creative Learning, a youth-led NGO addressing the inequality in education through experiential workshops focused on global citizenship education for low-income community children in Nigeria.

Victoria has spoken at the United Nations and at several high-level consultations to prioritise the need for quality and inclusive education for all. She is also the current Youth Representative to the SDG-Education 2030 Steering Committee, the global multi-stakeholder mechanism coordinating efforts to achieve the education 2030 agenda. She is also a youth ambassador of the Global Education Monitoring report on “Accountability in Education” calling on governments to and enforce the right to education in national laws.

In 2017 and 2018, Victoria was named as 100 Most Influential Young Africans by the African Youth Awards. She is also a 2019 Mandela Washington Fellow and a recipient of the the Princess Diana Legacy Awards for her contribution to education and youth development.