Safiya Yahaya

Curator

Safiya is an Architect & Designer. She co-founded Y4Y which is social movement run by youth aimed at breaking negative African stereotype by empowering a new generation of thinkers, movers and innovators. The organization has been able to feed & sponsor over 10,000 less privileged youth since its inception to date.

 

Safiya has worked on various projects around the world. She acquired experience working at volunteer programs for ECOWAS in countries across sub-saharan Africa. Her experience has shaped her interest in alternative building materials, methods & design. Safiya is a globe trotter and uses every opportunity to explore new pieces of our beautiful planet.