Olawale Maiyegun

Special Advisor

Dr Olawale Maiyegun is a Public Policy expert, a former Ambassador and career Diplomat in the Nigerian Foreign Service.

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He is also former Director, Department of Social Affairs, African Union where he provided leadership and supervised the formulation and implementation of right-based legal and policy instruments to promote and protect the rights and health of women, children, young people, older persons, persons with disabilities, populations at risk and minority groups.

He speaks fluently English and French

He has published works in reputable journals on health, child rights and migration.