Ms. Amina J. Mohammed, Nigeria’s minister of Environment, has received a recognition from American magazine Vogue.
Amina was amongst the 13 women photographed by the fashion and lifestyle magazine for a feature story on the role of women in the ongoing UN climate change conference.
The publication aims to highlight the women playing various roles in the conference.
This year’s UN climate change conference is the 21st of its yearly session and is currently holding at Le Bourget, Paris.
Vogue is a monthly fashion and lifestyle magazine.
It is renowned with publications in 23 different regions of the world.
Amina J. Mohammed is a public sector strategist involved in crafting and implementing fiscal projects aimed at fighting poverty in Nigeria.
The 54-year-old was also a former UN millennium project coordinator with a focus on task education and gender inequality.