Country Director, South Africa
Hello, my name is Eva Arissani and I am the founder of Transcentral Pty Ltd, a company specializing in language services (translation, interpreting, voice over, corporate trainings etc.); She Phoenix Femme Phoenix , an NGO aimed at helping teenage girls deal with a daunting range of obstacles (such as lack of self-esteem, peer pressure, teenage pregnancy, etc.), www.newmoi.org, a spiritual blog (which won an award as runner up as best South African Spiritual / Religious Blog in 2015) aimed at inspiring and motivating people to unlock their true potential; the Published Author of New Moi New Life : Five Ways to Build a New You and Live an Extraordinary Life, a motivational book, aimed at creating a spiritual awakening that would encourage the reader to willingly make the necessary changes and move towards a fulfilling life and the Director of Mireille Toulekima Global Leadership Organization South Africa Chapter, whose philosophy is to engineer greatness in every corner of the globe.
I specialize in translation, interpreting, proofreading, editing, voice over, corporate training, facilitation, coaching and offer language services to individuals and businesses of all sizes around the world, ultimately giving them a global edge by transcending any language barriers they encounter.
Past clients have included the likes of The Brenthurst Foundation, The South African National School of Government, Kheth’Impilo Aids Free Living and hundreds more.
I hold a Baccalaureus Artium Honores (English, French and Translation studies) from The University of Pretoria, South Africa and have over 11 years of experience in the language industry, having occupied positions of authority in the abovementioned fields.
I am a Business Woman, an Entrepreneur, a Mentor, a Change Agent, a Women’s and girl’s empowerment champion, a Free spirit, a Leader, a Global Speaker, a Coach, a Mom, a Wife, a Child of God. I paid my dues to the University of life and I am determined to leave my mark…In a nutshell, I am a multidimensional global woman juggling business, family, spirituality, philanthropy and much more, striving to live a balanced life and to impact the world in a very positive manner.
My moto is: We all have a past. But how it influences our present and our future is up to us.
How can I be of service to you?
Country Director, Nigeria
I am Ijeoma Obiajunwa-Ajiamah a.k.a. MamaSDGs
Nominee, World CSR/NGO Leadership Awards, India, 2019.
Volunteer Speaker, YALDA i-boot camp Morocco 2018.
Finalist, Next Generation Women Leaders (NGWL) Awards 2017,
Fellow, YALI RLC, Cohort 5, Ghana, 2016.
Country Director, Mireille Toulekima Global Australia.
Coordinator, World Largest Lesson Nigeria.
Co-Founder, Markengee Group, (NGO in Consultative Status with United Nations) since 2018.
Graduate, Cherie Blair Foundation Mentorship Program 2017
Top 100, R2G, Enterprise Development Centre, Pan Atlantic University Cohort 8, Abuja Nigeria.
Social Entrepreneur (Physiotherapist).
Writter, #Touchinglives- A weekly newsletter on Act4SDGs.
Celebrated Teacher and A Performing Artist on SDGs.
Our organization has developed an App which we are using to teach SDGs in Secondary Schools and for out of school students.
We also have partnered with an organization in Malaysia to develop an online platform to bridge the gap of Education amongst women, out of school girls and the marginalized community including those living in areas affected by crises.
Country Director, Kenya
Betty Mbithi is a social entrepreneur by choice, business development by profession, web designer for fun and passionate about entrepreneurship, blogging , digital marketing and personal development and all aspects of women development and empowerment,. After spending over a decade working in banking and health sector Betty understands what truly ails business and limits people.
Her greatest passion in life is to empower others, disrupt mindsets and help eradicate all forms of poverty in Africa and behold. She believes every individual has a unique story to share that will encourage others in their journey. She sees potential in each person’s story and looks for ways to bring that potential out.
Her most recent highlights of her career include volunteer work with +Acumen as a course Catalyst, Course Ambassador at Philanthropy University, UN Women Empower Women Champion for change 2016/17,.She is currently the founder at Abetec Business Solutions Ltd, Director at Mireille Toulekima Global Leadership Kenya chapter, she is also a mentee at Cherie Blair Foundation and Aspire Women.
Betty is a firm believer in the power of networking and collaboration because she understands getting to the root of the most complex social challenges takes courage, humility, resilience and working together .She believes that connecting with others in a variety of fields provides an opportunity for growth and helps solve community problems faster, effectively and promote human development.
Her Education Background is Development and Entrepreneurship. She is currently pursuing Web designing Nano-degree at Udacity in partnership with Google Africa and Andela Learning Community.
Besides work and studying she loves everything Chocolate, travelling and visiting new places (give her, a map and she will pack her bags)
Country Director, Ghana
Begold Mensah is the Founder and Director of Balanced Woman Network. She serves as the Co- founder of Vision Network Foundation, Co-Chair for VNF Awards, An Accountant and Administrator at Afritech Technology Solutions, a Director at Mireille Toulekima Global Leadership Organization- Ghana Chapter and an Entreprenuer.
She’s an advocate for women empowerment and is passionate about restoring value and helping young ladies discover and become a better version of themselves as a result. She founded the Balanced Woman Network, a coaching group which seeks to educate ladies on the purpose and promise of living a balanced life.
As a result of her unflinching passion and unconvicted desire to making impact and seeing lives transform, she was awarded as a Female Personality of The Year at the Fontomfrom Excellence Awards and ever since has become a mentor to young ladies.
Country Director, Nigeria
Lydia Aromolaran is an Entrepreneur, Digital & financial inclusion grassroots Advocate. She is the COO and Director of Yoly Nigeria Ltd. When she decided to become fulltime entrepreneur after her NYSC in 2004 during her service year, she was one of the three corporate members selected by the National Directorate of Employment to represent FCT in a National program to train and support business oriented corporate members all over Nigeria. With a strong and positive mindset, even though she did not have success and drive with any startups funds or followup, she started small with personal savings, buying and selling recharge cards, sim cards, handsets and accessories. She later grew to become a trade partner with major network providers.
Fiveteen years down the line, she has been creating jobs and never had to work for anybody!
Lydia was is one of the Super agents handling (MDG-CCT) disbursement project in rural communities within the FCT for the commercial bank. She also manages cashdisbursement using mobile money for the USAID funded project and several other projects.
She now drives MTN Nigeria Diamond Bank Mobile money and delivered a breakthrough performance within two months which led to her receiving the greatest appreciation and gift rewards from the telecommunication partner (MTN).
In 2017, Lydia became one of the partners to take communication to the grassroots by Airtel Nigeria.
In order to build her entrepreneurial skills, she enrolled for a certificate in entrepreneurial management course CE M at the Pan African University Enterprise Development center through the World Bank scholarship. She has two statements of accomplishment from Cousera after completing The World Bank Group MOOC on Financing for Development and Engaging Citizens: A Game Changer for Development. Lastly,
A mentor on Cherie Blair Foundation platform, she is a Grassroots Development Champion who loves to contribute her experience for humanitarian work
Success Osarenogowu Ikponmwosa
Country Director, Nigeria
Success Osarenogowu Ikponmwosa is the co-founder of Voice of Orphans Africa & Diaspora Initiative (NGO), Secretary to the Board of Citizens Advocate for Peace is Possible In Nigeria (NGO), the 2019 JCI Nigeria Northern Area Director of Skills & Development, 2019 JCI Abuja Unity Local Chapter Director of Training, 2018 JCI Nigeria Northern Area Secretary General, Human Resource Director at Zettabyte Systems & Solution Limited (IT Firm), and newly appointed Director at Mireille Toulekima Global Leadership Organisation.
He is a Member of the Leader Net Group of Global Health E-learning Institute, Young African Leaders Initiative-Abuja, and One (Campaign) .Org, Junior Chamber International Organization (JCI), Financial Mentoring Grooming (FMG) Platform- Nigeria and World Bank Nigeria Youth Business Forum.
He worked as a Public Health Care Management Support Team Member at the National Polio Emergency Operation Centre, a division in the National Primary Health Care Development Agency, Abuja for over 18 months and he was actively involved in planning, implementation, supervision, monitoring and evaluation/ data management on expanded program on Immunization.
Success is the SDGs Action Plan Executor at World Merit360, UK, a Senior M&E / SDG1 Program Officer at IDYL Initiative and Junior Chamber International Certified Trainer.He is a skilled facilitator, Teacher, Team player, trainer, communicator, community mobilizer, youth leadership/ JusticeAdvocate, and monitoring and evaluation expert. He has worked within Governmental and Privates sector organizations and networks, focusing on health strengthening and non-health related issues. He has experience in the six geopolitical zones of Nigeria and was part of the NPHCDA Team on Cameroon/ Niger border synchronization on disease control.
He is passionate about self-development, empowerment, Excellence, Leadership and aspired for a violent, poverty, hunger free world. He believes networking and collaboration for collective impact driven goal is the key to ending the global social challenges, growth and development.
To give back to the society, he volunteers at no cost as a teacher, public health care worker, and mobilizes young volunteers within his community and led them to address social issues like Health, (Free Medical Outreaches, and Sanitation, Climate Change Awareness / Trees planting and empowerment training)
He is a seasoned Educationist who in his love for humanity has currently volunteered in the Federal Government of Nigeria N-Power Community Teach Volunteer Corps program. Success is a Project management, Monitoring and Evaluation/ Educational specialist, with experience on Leadership, Health care strengthening, vaccine handling, disease surveillance, data collection/management with proficiency in odk collect/ SPSS baseline study application software, and strategic planning.
He is an advocate for social justice, a strong supporter of Youth Leadership and an advocate of Youths in Civic Engagements. He is a volunteer member of Roll Back Malaria Foundation- Nigeria and Vision for Nigerian Foundation, DEAN Initiative, One (campaign). org. Success is very committed to volunteering and encourages young people to do the same and he is a Fellow of President Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative, where he is continually being trained by the US Government on Civic Leadership and Active citizens’ engagement. He believes that collective impact driven goal and project is the solution to global challenges.