DR MYA OKEOWO
Dr Mya is a strategy consultant with MRL Public Sector Consultants (Ltd). Her role in the TENS Programme is that of contributing to TENS strategy development and review of legislations and policies relevant to TENS strategy.
Dr Mya is a policy and research analyst with extensive experience of providing policy advice and translating them into clear recommendations for research and campaigns. She has worked and consulted in children’s rights at a global level – within private organizations, non-profit organization, government department, and legal institution.
Dr Mya has experience in the development and evaluation of child-centered community programs through the application of complex technical procedures, law, rules and regulations and by engaging and empowering stakeholders in the decision-making and delivery processes. Dr Mya has specialist consulting experience in early years’ education, childhood studies and analysis especially in the management and coordination of community programs and projects.
Dr Mya holds a Doctorate in Children’s Rights and Childhood from Birkbeck College, University of London and a Master’s degree in Childhood Research also from University of London. She holds a Law degree from Cardiff University, Wales and a certificate in Business Analysis from the Chartered Institute of IT.