Josephine Chinagozi Nzerem

Organization
Ashoka Africa

Area of Expertise 
Entrepreneurship, Social Entrepreneurship

Profile
I have over 20 years of experience in development work, became an Ashoka fellow in 2002, launched an idea that tackles women property rights, built a campaign to ensure women have safety nets that ensure that they don’t fall into poverty upon widowhood. In the course of my work, I have partnerd with Global fund for women, DFID, world bank, women reclaiming and redefining culture, etc. Joined Ashoka a multinational organization as the regional director overseeing operations in Anglophone West Africa, became the director venture and fellowship covering the African continent for the same organization.