Meet Amina J Mohammed
Nigerian-born Amina has dedicated 35 years to creating a sustainable world.
She began working in the private sector, developing health, education and public sector buildings, before founding the Afri-Projects Consortium for engineers and quantity surveyors in 1991.
From 2015 she juggled her role as Nigeria’s Minister of Environment with that of Special Adviser to the U.N. Secretary-General on Post-2015 Development Planning.
This month Amina was sworn in as Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations.