Etuk Asukwo Okon (BSC)

Director Of Programs / Communications

A graduate of the University of Uyo, Uyo majoring in Theatre Arts. Served in the Red Cross in the capacities of the Branch Secretary and Chief Executive Officer for Akwa Ibom State Branch.

He has been actively involved in the design and implementation of programmes in Health and Care, Institutional Development, Disaster Preparedness and Response as well as Youth development targeting the most vulnerable populations; led the Red Cross Akwa Ibom State Branch for 7 years to become the Best Red Cross Branch in Nigeria.

He boasts of extensive training both in Nigeria and abroad in Youth Work, Globalisation, Disaster Management, HIV/AIDS, First Aid, stakeholders’ engagement, Project Management, Collaboration and Networking. Others are in Community Programming and Reporting.

Possesses a knack for proactiveness in projects coordination, CSO coordination, capacity building, communication, community mobilization/ engagement, programmes monitoring and feedback management.