Nana Darkoa Sekyiamah is a Communications Specialist, a Writer and a Performance Coach. She currently works as the Director of Communications and Media at the Association for Women’s Rights in Development (AWID). Nana has authored a ‘Communications Handbook for Women’s Rights Organisations’, is co-author of ‘Creating Spaces and Amplifying Voices: The First Ten Years of the African Women’s Development Fund’, and editor of ‘Women Leading Africa: Conversations with Inspirational African Women’. Her short stories have been published in ‘It Wasn’t Exactly Love’ a collection published by Farafina, and ‘The Pot and Other Stories’ published by FEMRITE. She is the co-founder of Adventures from the Bedrooms of African Women, an award-winning blog that focuses on African women, sex and sexualities.
Nana holds a Diploma in Performance Coaching, a Post Graduate Certificate in Education, 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.