Ifeoma Theodore, Jnr E. is an Author and sexuality awareness advocate, proffering impact mitigation,
of the effect, and lack of sex education generally, from adolescents and young adults;
with special focus on the girl child.
This maybe a very sensitive area and topic for Black and African Communities,
because of the amount of controversies that it has caused in Schools,
where it has almost gone compulsory that they should
be exposed to such informations at such a young age. It is not common for Black and African
parents to part with such knowledge so easily. This is why Ifeoma Theodore has made a
resounding acheivement in the field. her efforts are travelling around the world and fast.
As the Institute of Black Academcis, we are so pleased to welcome our fellow
Academics from around the world particularly speaking on positive matters that affect Black Communities.
It is also so important for us to ensure that we are all talking and endorsing each others work respectively.
And it is of upmost urgency to put to you this Author and Academic from Nigeria who holds a BA in Literature
& English (University of Calabar) from Calabar, Nigeria - 1996- 2000.
Ifeoma Theodore is also a full particpating member of HART CULTURE International, the NO.1 firm in
the UK for Basic Arts Education as you know from experience, that makes all of the difference,
when it comes to communication, Academia and 150% Positive Acheivement.
PORTFOLIO OF INTERVENTION
United for Kids Foundation; Consultant & Speaker on the wellbeing
(physical and psychological growth of the girl child).
– 6th August, 2014.
Afternoon Tea with Diamond Woman; Key note speaker on the effect of HIV and Teenage Pregnancy
in the society, brought about by lack of sexuality education.
- 29th June, 2014.
Global Summit on Ending Sexual Violence in Conflict; Input Participant
- 6th June, 2014.
Lagos Empowerment and Resource Network (LEARN); an initiative of the First Lady of Lagos State,
Her Excellency, Dame Abimbola Fashola: Consultant & Speaker on the role of Mothers in giving
sexuality education to their children.
– 30th May, 2014.
First Lady Colloquy, organized by Zuriel Oduwole’s; one village at a time education awareness:
Speaker on the need for the informal form of education in schools and,
the effect of lack of sexuality education materials in schools.
– 12th April, 2014.
Friends Africa; Participant/ Speaker on the positive effect of my books, ‘Trapped in Oblivion’ and
‘My Daughters and I’ in raising awareness, on how giving sexuality education can help in genuinely,
“getting to zero” or “achieve getting to zero”.
1st December, 2013.
UNFPA (United Nations Population Fund) Invitee & Speaker to a special purpose workshop
engaging African writers on the absolute need to include the welfare of the girl child in the post 2015 MGGs,
through Literature and creative Art.
DFID-UK Aid Consultant/ Invitee to the workshop on Ending Sexual Violence in Conflict.
Nigeria- November, 2014.
IFEOMA THEODORE, JNR E. PROJECTS INCLUDE
The IIE’s Global Travel and Learning Fund, through Ford Foundation and African Artist Foundation, under the
E- Health and Secondary Schools initiative, have partnered to work with the books, ‘Trapped in Oblivion’
and ‘ My Daughters and I”, by combining Arts with Literature in maximizing the learning potential of adolescents and young adults.
In addition, Ifeoma also act as a consultant to students and teachers to assist in creating a balance in their communication.
1st July- 1st December, 2014.
Diamond Woman Initiative
Ifeoma is a Contributing writer on the online Diamond Woman Magazine, focusing on; sexuality education, parenting and the surrounding issues around social vices e.g., rape, teenage pregnancy, domestic violence, paedophilia, cyber bullying, child molestation etc…
Road Shows in schools across the nation; creating awareness for the need of sexuality education reading materials, and interactive sessions with students, teachers and parents.
IFEOMA THEODORE ENDORSEMENTS
IfeomaTheodore's books have received numerous endorsements by;
1.The Presidency, National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA),
2. Office of Lagos State Governor, Lagos State Agency for the Control of AIDS (LSACA),
3. Office of The First Lady, Federal Republic of Nigeria,
4. Nigerian Business Coalition against AIDS (NiBUCCA).
Media Reviews include The Alkaline Phactor, Publisher’s Weekly
(one of the top three book review magazines in the world) and The Sun.
THEODORE, JNR E. MAJOR INTERESTS
Speaking engagements, consulting and road shows.
PUBLISHED TITLES INCULDE
Trapped in Oblivion – 2013
My Daughters and I - 2013
PURCHASE BOOKS <>
'TRAPPED IN OBLIVION'
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'MY DAUGHTER & I'
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