Zuriel Oduwole, the 14-year-old Nigerian filmmaker and advocate, who has received much fame on the international scene recently,
was a guest of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) at a conference on gender equality in France.
Oduwole was part of 55 women invited by Irina Bokova, the UNESCO Director-General.
They were to gather to discuss the soft power approach to women development.
Oduwole was honoured by the President of Malta, Marie Louise Preca – as a member of the Global Council on Women Leaders – for her passionate work in the area of girl education around the world.