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#ICanBeSUGPresident, Challenging Gender Stereotypes

Since its inception, very few females have ever occupied the position of Vice President of the Microbiology Students Association in the Institute of Management and Technology, Enugu let alone President. When I first declared interest in contesting for the position,[...]

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International Youth Day 2015 – Youth Civic Engagement

The 2015 International Youth Day theme is Youth Civic Engagement. Youth Civic Engagement, a main goal of the United Nations System-Wide Action Plan on Youth (Youth-SWAP), seeks to promote young people’s effective inclusive civic engagement at all levels.[...]

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Webinar: Measuring social norms to address gender inequality and sexual violence: Two case studies

Join this webinar session on Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 between 02:00 - 03:00 p.m. BST with Julian Barr, Dr. Nancy Glass and Emeka Nwankwo discussing on measuring social norms to address gender inequality and sexual violence: Two case studies.[...]

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Gender Knowledge in Nigeria: Meeting of Minds

On 25th June 2015, Voices for Change (V4C) drew 34 gender related minds representing Academia, Civil Servants, CSOs/NGOs and International development organisations to discuss the Supply Side of Gender Knowledge in Nigeria. This was a precursor for new study courses[...]

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VAPP ACT signed into law; May 25th, 2015

On Monday the 25th of May 2015, the President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan signed the Violence Against Persons (Prohibition) Bill (2013) into law. The new Act aims to ‘Eliminate Violence in Private and Public Life, Prohibit All Forms of Violence Against[...]

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Gender Stereotypes

Another new FREE e-learning course ‘Gender Stereotypes: how can we move beyond stereotyping?’ Register now at: http://bit.ly/1PTdhkU, registration closes on 4th June, 2015 at 1pm WAT / GMT+1. The aim is to support policymakers, practitioners and activists who are committed to[...]

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What next for women in Nigeria? How do we increase the number of women in decision making structures of political parties? Join the discussion on Thursday, 15th May, 2015 from 12 noon as we discuss. Theme: What Next for Women?[...]

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GWiN (Growing Girls and Women in Nigeria) Gets the Limelight!

GWiN- an innovative concept of Dr. Ngozi Okonjo Iweala (Coordinating Minister for the Economy- CME & Minister of Finance – HMF) aimed at making budgets work for girls and women in Nigeria was officially launched on Monday, 9th March 2015,[...]

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An interactive session on Gender Justice

Gideon 300 will focus on the religious prospective of Gender and Masculinity an interactive session themed Gender Justice. On the 25th April, 2015 in Lagos Nigeria.[...]

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Ambode signs a Gender Pact with Women in Lagos State

On Wednesday 8th April 2015, the then Lagos APC Gubernatorial Candidate Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode signed a Gender Pact at a Civil Society Dialogue in Lagos State. The meeting was attended by key CSO’s and representatives of women groups in Lagos[...]

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