About Me

Hi there! I am the peace and the poet and this is my website. I live in Nigeria and Ghana where I work for peace and do pretty awesome things for humanity.
GROWINTOPEACE work to challenge and replace the traditional worldview with a considerably greater image of humanity informed by a culture of peace and no-violence, conflict resolution, creative arts and story telling,  and its implications for the meaning of life and value of the person.
“For me; peace activism entails looking inward. If there’s a war going on inside of you — addiction, depression, or self-loathing etc — you must fight back your inner conflict first before you’re truly in a position to spread peace to others. Real peace will come only when we all find peace within ourselves and we conquer hatred. I discover for myself the true nature of war and peace in the world- to transform our own violence and the violence around us into wholeness.” – Ayo Ayoola-Amale
“Peace activism today goes beyond taking to the streets in anger to rage against the system, it’s about finding peace from within and then sharing that peace with others through inspired action that is meaningful and beneficial to humanity.
As a 21st century peace activist i search beyond how others construe the current state of the world, and define it for myself. It’s an authentic path of inner growth and discovery where i hold in my heart that if i choose peace in my life, the world will follow. I choose to live my mission, and to achieve the most within that mission. Importantly, my work is to further humanity’s evolution in the direction of progressive values of peace, love and harmony; to create more of the values, including justice, equality and freedom, which make life worth living. Nature gifts me with light every day in bright and shining love, a service my soul is searching for- to give birth to the great things and let them grow.”Humanity is my sun. – Ayo Ayoola-Amale
The stepping stones of peace:
I believe that if we want to positively change a generation and be able to reinforce action towards a peace movement, then we should be dedicated to being a catalyst for social change through the changing of the mindset of a child up to adulthood.” – -Ayo Ayoola-Amale
“I am a diehard peace activist and Poet. I believe that the best legacy is to leave my legacy in people. I live to serve- to serve God, to serve humanity. To be my fullest self and represent the strength that inspires growth and shape tomorrow”.
-Ayo Ayoola-Amale
About Me (Briefly):
Ayo Ayoola-Amale is a Lawyer, Certified Conflict Resolution Consultant, Educator, Trainer/Facilitator, Author, Poet /Artist, Social-justice and Peace Activist. She is currently the Lead, First Conflict Resolution Services and President, WILPF Ghana, a feminist peace organisation that focus on promoting feminist peace, women and girl’s rights.
Ayo has an academic background in law, mediation, and conflict resolution with over 28 years of experience and over four decades of peace advocacy, peace building working on women and girl’s rights, and as lecturer in law, mediation and conflict resolution in universities, peace building, conflict resolution and governance starting as a devoted Girl Guide in her teens where there are Girl Guiding groups set up with a focus to work on social justice issues, such as violence against women and girls. She later became the lead of Girl Guide and peace-building became a lifetime commitment. Ayo is a dedicated advocate for feminist peace, women and girl’s rights who look for innovative ways to promote peace through poetry and the arts. She is very passionate about building people and impacting lives. She thinks our talents and skills are gifts that should be used to make a better world. Through her feminist peace activism Ayo has supported women and girls in peace building, mediation and mentoring to live their live in full and on purpose.
Ayo is constantly focused on conflict resolution and peace-building and believes that Peace is a Human Right and culture that we build by educating young people. The goal of her product and services is to solve problems and experience a meaningful form of engagement in people’s everyday needs and lives; and ultimately leave the world in a better place than where she found it.
Message:
I love to help others with my knowledge, skills, intelligent insights and experience. To feed and grow each element of my person to enable me feel a lot more holistic as a person- growing my entire being, rising to my highest potential, impacting lives and changing the world in meaningful ways.                                                                                                                                                                             And you may quote me:   “Peace allows life to flourish.’’
“Our deepest humanity is the divine within us.”
“Humanity is my sun. Humanity is the sun.”
“Look at the flower in the sun blossom and think about the beauty of our one humanity.”
“The profound unity of women is a limitless wellspring of value and an immeasurable power. Women must focus on the things that matter most and genuinely support each other.”
                                                                                           – Ayo Ayoola-Amale
Product & Services
Training & Facilitation: Mediation and Conflict Resolution, Non violent Communication, Women, Peace and Security, Gender, Poetry, Storytelling and Arts.
One-on-one coaching, International Keynote Speaker, Certified Management Consulting©

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