International Equal Pay Day, celebrated on 18 September, represents the longstanding efforts towards the achievement of equal pay for work of equal value. It further builds on the United Nations' commitment to human rights and against all forms of discrimination, including discrimination against women and girls.
Attorney General and Commissioner of Justice of Kaduna State, Mr Sule Shuaibu has declared the state government’s willingness to collaborate with groups and organisations in promoting the legal and social protection of women and girls against sex and gender based violence( SBGV).
A Non Governmental Organisation, Markolima Consultancy Academy, MACA, is to host its maiden edition of Nigerian Good Governance Awards for Public office holders in Nigeria.
In a significant step towards improving the well-being of people living with Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs), the Federal Government (FG) has partnered with several non-governmental organizations (NGOs) to address the pressing issue of mental healthcare for those affected by NTDs.
The Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Elkris Group, Dr. Elliott Scott Omose, has called on the Federal Government and African leaders to fix Basic, Accessible and Affordable (BAA) healthcare at primary level.
Heifer International, a leading global nonprofit organisation working to end hunger and poverty in low- and middle-income nations while prioritising environmental sustainability, has called upon stakeholders in Africa’s agriculture sector to enhance their backing for youth-driven innovations, technology adoption, and the establishment of strategic partnerships.
A non-profit organization, NGO, Adaure’s Hope Community Initiative, on Monday, visited Makoko High School in the Makoko community of Lagos State to educate them on sickle cell anaemia as well as giving them gift bags containing edibles.
A non-governmental organization (NGO) named Kitian Training Hub has expressed its resolve to inspire young learners to embrace opportunities of Information and Communication Technology for the good of human society.
A non-governmental and non-partisan organization, SHIFT Nigeria, at the weekend provided free medical services to over 300 residents of Ikorodu, Lagos State in furtherance of its commitment to promote health equity in semi-urban and rural communities in Nigeria.
The Africa Social Impact Summit was hosted by Sterling One foundation at the Eko convention center in Lagos, Nigeria. The 2 day event held on the 10th and 11th of August and was centered around mobilizing capital into Africa, and positioning the African socio eco system for sustainable outcomes and drive growth in the creative economy.
Top commercial banks are set to partner with ‘FUND YES,’ a business financing intervention programme for the support of youth and women entrepreneurs in Africa.
In a record-breaking feat to tackle plastic pollution and advance youth development in Nigeria, U-recycle Initiative Africa, a youth-led environmental NGO, emerges as the only winner from Nigeria amongst 23 other global winners in the GEF Inclusive GEF, Assembly Challenge announced in Canada, last week.
A Non-Governmental Organisation , Gifting Volunteer Network (GVN), has called on Nigerians to support the less privileged citizens, especially the sick.
The non-governmental and non-profit organization, Shallow Waters International Organization, recently held its second medical outreach in Uhie community, Edo state, Nigeria. The outreach was organized on August 19th to mark the 49th birthday of the organization’s founder, Dr Smiles Abusomwan.
To strengthen women’s rights, the Centre for the Advancement and Protection of the Rights of Vulnerable People (CAPRIGHTS), has advised women to empower themselves with adequate knowledge to make informed decisions on how many children they want to have, how to spread out and plan pregnancies and how to protect their health.