Ude Nkechika Perpetua joins AYICRIP as the Director, Gender, Research, Monitoring and Evaluation. She holds a B.Sc in Political Science from the Madonna University Anambra, and M.Sc., International Relations from University of Nigeria, Nsukka with verse resource and capacity on gender issues, research, monitoring and evaluation.
She is a member of Global Alliance for Youth Leaders, Lagos, Young Women in Development International, USA, International Institute for Global Leadership, USA and International Center for Leadership Development, Lagos.
She formerly worked as a Project Officer for International Center for Leadership Development Lagos and also runs a pet project, Rural Literacy Initiative-Nigeria (committed to improving literacy and quality education among rural girl child.
Some of her research papers include: the role of media in nation building, The Islamic Operations and the British exit from European Union and Immigration, a threat to national security: a study of the United Kingdom.
She is coming with verse experience and expertise to reorganize and refocus the gender, research, monitoring and evaluation department of AYICRIP for optimum service delivery.