Grace Ketefe is the director of gender and legal aid programs at the Women Advocates Research and Documentation Centre (WARDC) in Nigeria, where she is responsible for coordinating the women access to justice program and the women and peace building project. Her work involves providing legal counsel and pro bono services for women who have suffered human rights abuses.
Prior to her work with WARDC, Grace was state counsel for the Osun State Ministry of Justice. She holds an LL.B. from Nigerian Law School. As a PILnet Fellow, she will be working on a comparative analysis of Nigeria’s Protection Against Domestic Violence Law and gender violence laws in the U.S., with the aim of improving the Nigerian law.