Yvonne Peters

Advisory Board Member

Yvonne Peters Asamoning holds a bachelors degree from the University of Ghana,Legon and is currently studying for an MA in Gender and Development at the University of Sussex. Yvonne is passionate about girls’ education, and is the founder of BeBetter Mentorship Program. She is relentless in her quest to ensure that girls live up to their full potential. 

With over 5 years of experience in the nonprofit sector, Yvonne has worked at Create Change Ghana as the Girls Education Program Officer. Before that, she was a fellow in the Lead For Ghana leadership development program. Working with students and parents in deprived communities in both of these roles, she has developed leadership,community and advocacy skills that enables her to contribute to initiatives on poverty alleviation, access to education and opportunities for children.

Yvonne is a Chevening 2020 scholar and a Global Goodwill Ambassador. In all her work and commitments, she believes that each person has a purpose by which they can contribute to make the world a better place, a belief inspired by Nelson Mandela.