Project Officer

Veronica Nwanya is the coordinator of the African Women , Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Network (AWASHNET)- a women advocacy network mobilizing women communities to resist water privatization across the continent. Veronica had over a decade working experience with the Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN). While in ERA/FoEN she got involved in tobacco control campaigns and in mobilizing women voices in oil communities the Niger Delta and Badagry in Lagos.

Nwanya is the Author of Litigation As An Effective Tool To Combat Tobacco Use Among Youths: Litigation; A Tool to Stop Tobacco Use, a 60-page book published in 2011