Programme Management Officer
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Enabling Women Entrepreneurs
Inspiration, Innovation, Partnership
I think out of the box
Sonia Nnadozie Aliyu was born in Paris, France, and grew up with roots from the United States, Nigeria, and the Dominican Republic. After extensive experience in business development, digital entrepreneurship, and international trade across various industries of the private sector in Europe and Africa, Sonia joined the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development in Geneva to contribute to 'eTrade for Women', an initiative which aims at supporting women digital entrepreneurs in developing countries.
Sonia also leverages her multicultural background and extensive experience not only to bring a unique perspective to her work, but also to promote diversity, equity, and inclusion beyond her professional commitments. She coaches and mentor for women entrepreneurs and professionals to help them helps them gain clarity on their objectives, develop leadership skills, and create impact in their communities.