I am an inspiration to other girls and women facing similar challenges to mine and I want to let them know that if I could do it, they can also
Talatu Aminu Salihu serves as the Social Empowerment Officer for Women for Women International in Nigeria. Fifteen years ago, she joined the organization as a field officer where she supported the identification of program participants, conducted leadership training on a weekly basis to groups of sponsored women, and assisted participants in writing letters to their sponsors. Currently, she assists the Social Empowerment Manager in coordinating social empowerment and complimentary training for program participants, identification of new communities to serve, conducting the pre-selection of the most marginalized women for enrollment, and assisting in Men’s Engagement Program. Talatu holds a BSc in Economics Education and a diploma in accounting from University of Jos.
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