PRESS NOTE FROM THE OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY GENERAL INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION:
Congratulations to Director General of NAPTIP & Federal Judge of the Federation of Human Rights Arbitration Court Judge Julie Okah-donli for becoming the Board Member
UNODC - United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime
-managed United Nations Voluntary Trust Fund for Victims of Trafficking in Persons, especially Women and Children.
The General Assembly, established the United Nations Voluntary Trust Fund for Victims of Trafficking in Persons, especially Women and Children, to provide humanitarian, legal and financial aid to victims of trafficking in persons.
As determined by the General Assembly, the Board is composed of five experts with relevant experience in the field of trafficking in persons who are appointed on the basis of fair equitable geographical distribution, in consultation with Member States and the Executive Director of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC).
Ms.Julie Okah-Donli (born 30 December 1966) is a Nigerian lawyer, chartered secretary and administrator, who serves as the Director General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), an agency established by the Federal Government of Nigeria in 2003 to tackle human trafficking and other related matters. She is the founder of the Julie Donli Kidney Foundation, an NGO that supports people with kidney disease [ and also mother of the musician.
International Human Rights Commission
, has already signed & executed an MOU with the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons NAPTIP. Director General of NAPTIP Dame Julie Eniekedo Donli; appreciated The International Human Rights Commission for joining her and her team in the fight against violence against persons, and trafficking in persons.
She assured IHRC leadership in Nigeria and the world, that NAPTIP under her watch will do everything humanly possible to stop Human Trafficking and violence against persons.
ISSUED ON BEHALF OF Secretary-General IHRC Sir Rafał Marcin Wasik
Ambassador Mohsin Durrani
Ambassador at Large & Advisor UN Affairs