Jan. 10 OWL Global Wisdom Circle: Usman Inuwa
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Making Peace in Nigeria
Usman Inuwa is an environmental peace activist and social innovator who connects the dots on multiple issues that affect people’s lives where he lives and works in north-eastern Nigeria. He facilitates dialogues in communities where there is violent conflict between warring Muslims and Christians.
Since 2009 Usman has partnered with Len and Libby Traubman on dialogue projects in Nigeria that include:
Usman currently works as a project supervisor at Ehealth Africa. He holds a B.S. in Zoology from Bayero University in Kano, Nigeria. He has done multi-disciplinary work in aids prevention, women’s health and women’s empowerment, environment and food sustainability, and inter-faith peace-making, for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, UNESCO, and several NGOs.
Usman was born in 1979 into a Muslim family as one of 17 children. His father decided to adopt two young Christian girls. The impact of that experience helped steer Usman onto his current path. He lives today as a devout Muslim with his wife and their three young children.
Sunday, January 10, 2016, 9:00 – 10:30 AM Pacific Time.
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