Tunji John Asaolu

Chairperson, Committee on Social Affairs and Health


June 9, 2.45pm - 3.45pm
Breakout Panel – Building an Inclusive Urban EcoSystem
Dr. Tunji J. Asaolu is currently the Nigerian Representative as well as the Chairperson, Social Affairs & Health (cluster committee) of the African Union Economic, Social and Cultural Council (AU-ECOSOCC), prior to that, President/Executive Director of African Youths International Development Foundation (AFYIDEF). He hails from South West Geo-Political Zone of NIGERIA; he possessed HND in Business Administration & Management from the then Ondo State Polytechnic, Owo in 2000, (currently Rufus Giwa Polytechnic). Dr. Tunji Asaolu also attended University of Abuja where he possessed B.Sc Degree in Accounting Management in 2007. He also obtained Masters Degree in the faculty of Life Management & Human Resources Development from Life Leadership University, California, USA in 2009. In July 2014, Dr. Tunji obtained Honour Code Certificate in SOCIAL JUSTICE (Online Learning) from Harvard University. Dr. Tunji Asaolu is a full member of Institute of Public Diplomacy and Management; and member of West Africa Civil Society Institute; he is also a Fellow Director of Institute of Diplomacy and International Relations.