Oluwafunmilola Adeniyi

Doctoral researcher

Oluwafunmilola Adeniyi is a Doctoral researcher with the Socio Economic Rights Group. Her research explores the impact of trade policies on the right to food in developing countries such as South Africa.

She holds an LLB from Ahmadu Bello University, Nigeria, and an LLM from the University of the Western Cape. She started her professional career at ǼLEX - where she was involved in a range of cross border transactions. In South Africa, she worked with a non governmental organisation as a parliamentary monitor where she specifically shadowed the Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services over time, garnering specific insights into challenges around the justice system in South Africa.

Her research interest include human rights with emphasis on socio-economic rights and gender inequality.