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Naomi Andrew Haruna

I advocate for the promotion of peace, gender equality and equity, using artistic methodologies.

Dr Naomi Andrew Haruna is currently a Senior Lecturer with the department of Visual and Performing Arts University of Maiduguri, with a PhD in Cultural Sustainability. She holds a master’s degree in Advertising and Marketing from Coventry University, UK, and a bachelor’s degree in Creative Arts with a specialisation in Graphics from University of Maiduguri. As a cultural enthusiast Naomi is combining her training in Creative Arts, Visual Communication, Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) with her passion for Cultural Studies to find ways in which to sustainably promote peace, promote sustainable environmental practices, gender equality and arts education within her community and society at large. Her research is mostly qualitative using bottom-top approaches using artistic practice methodologies. Her recent research has mostly been on the use of culturally based visual representations for the promotion of peace and harmony amongst Internally Displaced Person’s in Northeast Nigeria. Another recent interest is promoting sustainable environmental practices by stopping of tree felling digital story telling technic among her community members and the use of community theater for education. Further, her research interests include Peace Media, Development Communication and Gender Studies.

Performance and Climate Finance/Sustainability, Capital and Planetary Justice
event poster for people planet performance conversation: Performance and Climate Finance/Sustainability, Capital and Planetary Justice.

Performance and Climate Finance/Sustainability, Capital and Planetary Justice

Addressing the Elephant in the Room

Wednesday 9 August 2023
Nigeria, Kenya