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Gozie Udemezue is the executive director, legal consultancy services at Konz Consulting Ltd with offices in Abuja and Enugu. She practices law with the law firm of N. O. Izuakor & Associates based in Enugu. Gozie also works as a consultant with the Center on Housing Rights & Evictions, (COHRE), Geneva; the Huairou Commission, New York; and very recently on the UNDP-funded Compensations for Contributions Initiative for Home Based Care Givers. Gozie has a bachelors of law degree from the Nigerian Law School. She studied law at the Enugu State University of Science and Technology and holds a certificate on international human rights from the International Institute for Human Rights, Strasbourg, France. She is an alumna of the US State Department International Visitors Leadership Program on Grassroots Activism. She is a Fellow of the third class of the Africa Leadership Initiative-West Africa and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.