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Field of Study: Civic Engagement
Leadership Institute: Drexel University
Abdul-Rasaq Olatunde Ogunyale has more than five years of experience in peacebuilding, conflict resolution, and general legal practice. He is the founder and executive director at Peacepace Initiative, a youth-led organization that promotes peace through its network of youth ambassadors across Nigeria. He also works as a lawyer, meeting the legal needs of different people within and outside the courtroom. Tunde holds a bachelor's degree in Law from the University of Ibadan. After completing the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, Tunde plans to use his new skills and knowledge to expand his peace advocacy.