Stephanie Dei

National Coordinator (Canada)- WE EMPOWER Programme at UN Women



  • Female
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  • Lives in: Toronto
    Country: Canada
  • UN Women
    International organization


Stephanie is the National Coordinator in Canada for the We Empower programme of the European Union, International Labour Organization and UN Women. Stephanie also serves as Non-Executive Director at global frontier markets risk firm DaMina Advisors where she helped steer the firm's global expansion to Asia and Europe. Stephanie launched her international career as an investigative analyst at the Canadian Ministry of Foreign and International Affairs. With a penchant for visionary leadership and a yearning for innovative solutions to development, Stephanie co-founded Reconnect GH (a platform for connecting youth in Ghana with Diaspora) and the African Development Forum at the School of Oriental Studies and African Studies, University of London. Stephanie holds a BA Honors in Political Science and Law from Carleton University, Canada, and an MA in International Studies and Diplomacy from University of London - School of Oriental and African Studies.