Nana Darkoa Sekyiamah

Nana Darkoa Sekyiamah
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Communications officer, Communication director
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv, History/society

Nana Darkoa Sekyiamah is the Communications Specialist (at African Women's Development Fund, AWDF). She is the editor of AWDF's publication, ‘Women Leading Africa: Conversations with Inspirational African Women'. Prior to working at AWDF she was a leadership trainer with the Metropolitan Police Service in the U.K.

Nana Darkoa is passionate about social media and co-authors a blog on African women's diverse sexualities at She is the convenor of Fab Fem, a group of feminists who meet regularly in Accra. In March 2011, Nana was recognized by Arise magazine as one of Ghana's Change Makers.

Nana Darkoa is a trained facilitator, life/performance coach and an accomplished public speaker. Nana Darkoa holds a Diploma in Performance Coaching, a Certificate in Conflict Mediation and is a graduate of the University of North London with a BSc (Hons) in Communications and Cultural Studies and holds a MSc in Gender and Development from the London School of Economics and Political Science.



  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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