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NBA Women Forum Congratulates Newly Inaugurated Female Branch Chairmen

NBA Women Forum Congratulates Newly Inaugurated Female Branch Chairmen

On behalf of the NBA Women Forum, I congratulate these remarkable women on their inaugurations as chairmen of their respective branches.

Their election signifies a significant step toward inclusivity and closing the gender gaps in leadership within the legal profession. We wish them every success in this new role and look forward to witnessing the significant accomplishments that will undoubtedly mark their administration.

Chinyere Okorocha,

NBAWF National Chairperson.

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The Nigerian Bar Association Women Forum (NBAWF) and the International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) are two distinct organizations with unique mandates:

  1. Nigerian Bar Association Women Forum (NBAWF):
  • Mandate: The NBAWF focuses on the professional and personal development of female lawyers in Nigeria. Its primary objectives include empowering female lawyers through advocacy, mentorship, workshops, training sessions, and conferences. The NBAWF addresses issues such as gender equality, leadership, career growth, and work-life balance.
  • Activities: The Forum organizes events like mentorship programs, professional development workshops, and networking sessions. It aims to support female lawyers in achieving professional excellence and advancing in their careers.
  • Collaboration: The NBAWF collaborates with other local and international organizations to foster idea exchange and joint programs that benefit female lawyers.
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  1. International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA):
  • Mandate: FIDA is dedicated to protecting and promoting the rights of women and children. It focuses on providing legal aid and assistance to disadvantaged women and children, advocating for their rights, and working towards the elimination of gender-based violence and discrimination.
  • Activities: FIDA engages in activities such as legal advocacy, community outreach, and providing legal services to vulnerable populations. It conducts awareness campaigns, offers pro bono legal services, and participates in policy development to improve the legal framework protecting women and children.
  • Collaboration: FIDA works with various stakeholders, including government agencies, non-governmental organizations, and international bodies, to advance its mission of protecting women’s and children’s rights.

In summary, while the NBAWF is centred on the professional development of female lawyers, FIDA focuses on providing legal assistance and advocating for the rights of women and children.


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