Catherine Onyemelukwe

Author, Blogger, Speaker

July 19, 2015
by Catherine Onyemelukwe

Embrace the Mess!

Things don’t always go according to plan. Advice from a Yale alum to a Yale undergrad. More info on using white privilege for anti-racism work. Job opportunities at the UN from Zainab Usman. A crowded motorcyle!

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July 15, 2015
by Catherine Onyemelukwe

Get Out the Vote!

Go Slow? After President Buhari’s resounding victory and impressive inaugural ceremony in Nigeria on May 29 many people, myself included, expected quick action, at least visible action, against Boko Haram. We also thought he would announce his ministerial appointments within … Continue reading

July 7, 2015
by Catherine Onyemelukwe
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UN Women My first task as a board member of the US National Committee for UN Women was assigned by our new board president, Lalita Janke. At our board meeting last Sunday morning in Long Beach, Lalita asked each of … Continue reading