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#VOTE4WASH Campaigners Meet With Political Parties On Manifesto Dialogue

In what appeared to be over six months campaign initiative, YouthWASH Initiative Africa, the lead campaigner for VOTE4WASH, has finally met with the major political parties in Nigeria such as APC, PDP, UDP and KOWA on their manifestos and platforms on eradicating water and sanitation poverty, as it is expected to be in tandem with United Nations Goals. The interactive ...

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#AirItOut Holds Tommorow 5th Feburary;

Hamzat Lawal As the Nigeria 2015 General Elections draws near and as we finalize plans to go to the polls, Vote or Quench in collaboration with Connected Development [CODE] is championing series of events and would kick-start with a Twitter chat using the hashtag #AirItOut on Thursday, 05 February (Tomorrow), 3pm – 5pm (GMT+1) [See attached e-flyer]. We hope this ...

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[Download] #Policy Brief, Pledge Card For VOTE4WASH Campaign For All #Nigerians

Dotun Roy Dear Readers, As part of the ongoing campaign for VOTE4WASH and demanding for our civic rights by voting for the right aspirants with laudable agenda for Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for all and sundry in their manifestos. Which must include undeniable acess to clean and potable Water for their constituencies, Proper Sanitation agenda that would put total end ...

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#Commonwealth Youth Council Campaigns Against Violence during Election In Nigeria

Dotun Roy .  Commonwealth Youth Council has put together a campaign platform to kick against all forms of violence during elections such that could happen either Pre-election periods and Post elections period. The event which took place at the Bolingo Hotel, Abuja witnessed turn out of patriotic Nigerian Youth across the 6 geo-political zones as well as well-Nigerians such as ...

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[Register] VOTE4 WASH – Policy Dialogue on Political Party Manifestos

.   [Register] VOTE FOR WASH – Policy Dialogue on Political Party Manifestos holds tomorrow 4th February 2015 . Dear Colleagues, Am please to invite you to register for the VOTE FOR WASH Policy Dialogue on Political Parties Manifestos. Kindly follow link to register  http://bit.ly/1BYJ1jP (Please note that we would reimburse local transportation for only Abuja participants using the standard YouthWASH ...

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IRI Collaborates With YouthWASH On VOTE4WASH Campaign

.    As 2015 General Election approaches this February, International Republican Institute (IRI) will be collaborating with WaterAid and members of Youth WASH (Water Hygiene and Sanitation) Initiative Africa on a Vote4WASH Campaign. The core of the activity is bringing members of political parties to a forum to discuss their manifestos and how they plan to achieve the United Nations ...

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Commonwealth Youth Council -Y-CAEV

Dotun Roy     .   Ahmed Adamu CYC President This is to officially invite you to the kick-off ceremony for the step down of the Youth Campaign Against Election Violence (Y-CAEV) project organised by the Commonwealth Youth Council (CYC). During the event, few young Nigerians will be commissioned as Election Peace Marshals and Election Peace Ambassadors. Date: Tuesday, 3rd February, ...

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CODE Partners With Vote or Quench (VoQ) on "Air It Out"

  Dear Readers,   As we count down to Nigeria’s historic 2015 general elections in few days, Connected Development [CODE] is partnering with Vote or Quench (VoQ) to hold series of activities to engage Nigerian youth and the electorates on ISSUES BASED Campaigns while setting the stage for good governance and accountability.   Please read the press release for immediate ...

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'ENKAY,'YFarm Initiator Celebrates Her Birthday Last Weekend In #Abuja

Dotun Roy   Nkiru Nnaemego, the Initiator of YFarm, a popular youth based Project which focuses at promoting agriculture amongst Nigerian Youths celebrated her Birthday in grand style as she added another year last weekend, Saturday 31 January 2015. ENKAY as she is fondly called by her Abuja colleagues and friends is also the Executive Director, Fresh Brain Initiative Nigeria ...

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#WomenCookstoves: Building a Larger Evidence Based Tracking of Funds for Clean Technologies in #Nigeria

How can US$ 48.9 million dollars help to reduce the many rural women that die every year as a result of cooking with firewood in Nigeria? The Federal Executive Council of the government of Nigeria has approved that amount to procure and distribute 750,000 clean cookstoves and 18,000 Wonderbags to help reduce these deaths. While the media reports that this has been “approved” or the ...

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