Henriette NSHAN TEM

Henriette NSHAN TEM

Impact Social Advocate of the year 2020


Meet Henriette NSHAN TEM popularly known as Henriette Thatcher, a winner of the 2020 edition of the Cameroon Heroes Award, in the category of Impact Social Advocate. Henriette is a Cameroonian blogger, social activist, humanitarian worker, relationship expert, marriage counselor, motivational speaker, and inspirational writer. Henriette has helped so many marginalized individuals and couples, gain social and legal justice, by personally mediating over more than 200 track proven social disputes including relationships, marriages, family and violence in all forms, through PEACE Talks and other methods, that ends with amicable handshakes.

As a Social Advocate, Humanitarian Facilitator and social Worker, she has helped in alleviating the conditions of many widows, widower, Orphans, Physically Challenged, Internally Displaced Persons, and the underprivileged, by galvanizing support (physical, moral and financial) to improve their well-being through starting small businesses, medical care, provision of their basic needs including education. According to Henriette, we all as humans can make the world a BETTER PLACE for everyone through VERY LITTLE ACTIONS of LOVE towards one another.

Thatcher was nominated for the Cameroon Heroes award because of the impact of her social advocacy activities which has touched many lives. In line with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, this award was to recognize and honor a unique and outstanding individual who through his or her initiatives has significantly advocated for peace and has impacted and changed the perception of people positively in the community and contributed to the development of the nation. All nominees had a 40% votes from the general public, 50% votes from the commission of independent judges and 10% votes from the GAICAM board. The judges which constituted 50% of the vote had to carry out their background checks  and private reviews in order to independently pass their judgment to whether the candidate deserve the award or not. Henriette Thatcher had a 24% vote from our independent commission of judges, a 30.34% vote from the general public and a 5% vote from the GAICAM board. Making a total vote of 59.34% final results with the runner up having 25.5% which made her the winner of the said category.

Congratulations once again Henriette Thatcher for your hard work. You have greatly contributed to the growth and development of your community. Your indiscriminate sacrifices and brilliant initiative has gone a long way in improving the lives of orphans and the less privilege. Making you our Heroin of the year.