Home / NEWS / Social Development (page 70)

Social Development

IDI: International Leadership Conference 2015 in Washington DC

Dotun Roy The International Development Institute (IDI), Washington DC, United States of America invites world CEOs, business leader, team leaders, technocrats and aspiring leaders to this year International Leadership Conference 2015, coming up in July 27-31 in Washington DC, USA. Vision : In the 21st Century there is more emphasis on sustainable development both in the private and public lives. To achieve this, there ...

Read More »

#Swedish: New Gender-Neutral Pronoun "HEN" Introduced!

Dotun Roy In the recent times, it has been proven that advancement is not only in Science and Technology but also in other fields such as humanity, Law, Art and Language Art.  The newly introduced Gender-Neutral Pronoun “Hen” in Swedish Language is indeed a proof that there is an advancement in the language art. According to Swedish linguist, who sees this ...

Read More »

#ONECampaign in #Africa Unveils "Poverty Is Sexist" A Gender Policy Campaign

Dotun Roy One Campaign in Africa has unveiled its 2015 gender focus campaign tagged “Poverty is Sexist” in a policy forum targeting influential voices on women empowerment and civic organizations in Nigeria. This is with an aim to create a narrative for putting women at the centre of Nigeria’s development aspirations in the lead up to the post 2015 Sustainable ...

Read More »

#Nigerians Commemorate 365 Days of the Abducted Chibok School Girls

  Today, groups of Nigerian women and men gathered together at the Unity Fountain in Abuja clad in red T-Shirt with the inscription #Bringbackourgirls. They were chanting solidarity songs such as “solidarity forever, solidarity forever, we shall always fight for our girls. Intermittently, the lead would scream in a loud voice “What we asking for?” the rest of the women ...

Read More »

[Video] Watch Dorothy Njemanze "Naija Diamond"A Short Documentary on Gender Violence!

Dotun Roy “Naija Diamond” a short documentary on gender violence in Nigeria. it is an initiative of Dorothy Njemanze (DN) Foundation, a non-governmental organisation based in Abuja committed to seeking an end to all forms of human rights abuses such as domestic abuse, girl child abuse, sexual abuse, rape cases, paedophile attacks and other related abuses against old and young ...

Read More »

CODE, HBF Plan Second Stakeholders Meeting on Women Cookstoves

By Etta Michael Bisong Abuja Connected Development (CODE), a non-governmental organisation that empowers marginalised people on government expenditure has announced her readiness to organise another stakeholder’s meeting around the NGN9.2 billion approved for the procurement of 750, 000 Clean Cookstoves and 18, 000 Wonderbags. The workshop which is collaboration with Heinrich Boell Foundation Nigeria is scheduled to hold on Thursday 16th ...

Read More »

Using #Uzabe For Election Monitoring and Observation in your Locality

One beautiful and exciting thing about Uzabe crowdmap is its flexibility. Just about anyone can use it be as a medium to report current situation of voting process within his or her own locality in Nigeria. You just have to follow the procedures listed below accordingly in order to achieve timely reporting and share election progress in your various communities ...

Read More »

Career Oppourtunity: #WaterAid UK Needs Digital Editor

WaterAid is currently looking for a talented digital editor, journalist or content specialist to help in achieving its vision of a world where everyone, everywhere has access to safe water and sanitation. Qualified person will be joining on a one year, fixed term contract, and will take day-to-day responsibility for creating and commissioning compelling content for WaterAid’s UK website and ...

Read More »

Governor Fashola Releases An Open Letter to #Lagosians

Governor Raji Fashola of Lagos state is one governor who has proven his mettle through his impeccable service delivery in last four years as the governor of the most populous black city in the world. He is currently blazing the trail and proving those “doubting thomases”wrong that sustainable transformation is quite possible in Lagos state. He recently released an open letter to ...

Read More »

#Uzabe: International Media Seek More Updates

Dotun Roy Uzabe, specifically built for timely, concise reporting and information gathering and analysis; for the promotion of transparency and accountability in voting and electoral process as well as the improvement of citizens’ involvement in decision making particularly as regards to choosing the right leadership for themselves while Nigeria decides who is the next qualified Nigerians to take over the ...

Read More »

Enjoy this blog? Please spread the word :)