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Olaolu Adeleye

Olaolu Adeleye


Associate Faculty


Communication and Culture, Humanitarian Studies


Olaolu Adeleye has a passion for human and children's rights and intercultural communication informed by his studies in international development and experiences with global organizations. As an associate faculty member, Adeleye translates his international experiences into engaging approaches to social development issues.


Adeleye has worked with a number of non-governmental and multilateral organizations and government, including the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development – Permanent Mission of Canada to the Organization of American States in Washington D.C.; Right To Play’s Canadian national office in Toronto; the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR) in Geneva, Switzerland; and UNICEF in Lima, Peru.


Adeleye holds a Bachelor of Arts in International Development from Dalhousie University (2008) and a Master of Science in Poverty Reduction: Policy and Practice from the University of London, School of Oriental and African Studies (2013).