Nana Darkoa Sekyiamah

Director of Communications and Tactics AWID

Region(s): Africa
Country of focus: Ghana
Based in Ghana


Current Occupation: Director of Communications and Tactics AWID
Organization/Institution: Association for Women's Rights in Development (AWID)
Language: English, Twi

Nana Darkoa Sekyiamah (@nas009) is the Director of Communications and Tactics at the Association for Women’s Rights in Development (@AWID), a global feminist organization with more than 5,000 individual and institutional members from 164 countries. She is an African feminist, writer, and blogger based in Ghana. She was a member of the Black Feminism Forum Working Group which organized the historic first Black Feminist Forum in Bahia, Brazil in September, 2016.

Nana Darkoa co-founded the award-winning blog, Adventures from the Bedrooms of African Women, has written for The Guardian, Open Democracy, Feminist Africa and This is Africa, and been interviewed by Mehdi Hassan on Al Jazeera’s UpFront. Her book  The Sex Lives of African Women was published in 2021.