UN appoints Ezeilo as member, CSAB
United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres has announced the appointment of a Nigerian, Ms. Joy Ezeilo as a member of seven distinguished experts to serve on the newly established Civil Society Advisory Board on prevention of sexual exploitation and abuse.
Ms. Ezeilo is the Dean of Law, Faculty of Law, University of Nigeria and the National Chairperson, Sexual Assault Referral Network Nigeria.
From 2013-2016, she was a member, Board of Trustees for the United Nations Trust Fund for Victims of Trafficking. And also served between 2008 and 2014 as the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children.
The aim of the Civil Society Advisory Board on prevention of sexual exploitation and abuse is to foster closer interaction with civil society and external experts and organizations as part of the United Nations’ efforts to combat sexual exploitation and abuse.