July 26, 2016

2016 Nigeria Agricultural Sector Policy Roadmap

Starting in 2010 – 2011, the Government of Nigeria, after years of benign neglect, began to reform the agriculture sector. To refocus the sector, the Government implemented a new strategy, the Agricultural Transformation Agenda (ATA). In 2011-2016, the focus was on rebuilding a sector whose relevance had shrunk dramatically. That was reflected in the lack of lending to farmers by the financial system and the dramatic levels of food imports from across the world. That intervention, the ATA, served its core purpose of helping refocus Nigeria’s attention on agriculture
July 25, 2016

May-June conflict incident tracker

This monthly tracker is designed to update Peace Agents on patterns and trends in conflict risk and violence, as identified by the Integrated Peace and Development Unit (IPDU) early warning system, and to seek feedback and input for response to mitigate areas of conflict.
July 25, 2016

Netopps organises first Startup Sunday Anniversary Colloquium

After a year of monthly Sunday learning and working sessions of “Startup Sunday”, Netopps and NDLink decided to hold a review session to highlight some of the key points of learning discovered over the past year in a Colloquium titled Startup Sunday Port Harcourt: Collaboration for a Sustainable Ecosystem.
July 20, 2016

Rivers Partners for Peace pays advocacy visit to Ateke Tom

High Chief Comrade Ateke Tom (JP) received a delegation from the Partners for Peace (P4P), Rivers State Chapter who paid him an advocacy visit on the 30th of June 2016 at his Okochiri residence
July 20, 2016

Insights for Creating Change in Complex Environments

After more than five years of work, the Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND) and the Niger Delta Partnership Initiative (NDPI) – which together focus on addressing socioeconomic issues in the Niger Delta – hired the Initiative for Global Development (IGD) to assess the organizations’ impacts since 2010
July 14, 2016

AfDB partners Abia government on road reconstruction

A delegation from the African Development Bank is currently in Abia state to discuss partnerships between the Government of Abia state and the bank.
July 12, 2016

#SMTuesdays- Social Media Analytics (#TwitterAnalytics)

Last week's edition of the #SMTuesdays focused on Social Media Analytics (#TwitterAnalytics)
July 7, 2016

Assessing Impact in Nigeria’s Niger Delta

In March 2015, IGD and NDPI entered into agreement to conduct an assessment of progress in the first five years of NDPI’s work with the following objectives: • Develop […]