OECD Forum Series: Online Gender Based Violence


Obiageli “Oby” Katryn Ezekwesili

Women Political Leaders (WPL)

Chair of the Board


Obiageli “Oby” Katryn Ezekwesili, is the Chair of the Board for the Women Political Leaders (WPL). She was a candidate for the office of President of Nigeria in 2019, and is a former Minister of Solid Minerals, Minister of Education, and Vice President for the World Bank’s Africa Region. Obiageli “Oby” Ezekwesili replaces Helen Clark, Chair Emeritus of the WPL Board since December 2022.