May 19, 2021

Communique Issued at end of the High-level Roundtable on Addressing the Constraints of Inadequate Land for Agriculture

  INTRODUCTION The Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND Foundation) organized a Stakeholders’ Roundtable that brought key stakeholders in the Niger Delta and […]
April 13, 2021

Launching a 30-Year Growth and Development Plan: The Abia State 30-Year Long Term Plan (2020-2050)

  On 7 April 2021, the Abia State 30-Year Long Term Development Plan (2020-2050) developed by PIND Foundation with support from the Abia State Government was […]
March 26, 2021

Building Capacity for Clean Energy: PIND and GIZ Partner to Improve Access to Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency in Nigeria

  The Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND) on 23 February 2020, signed an MoU with the German international development agency, Deutsche Gesellschaft […]
February 25, 2021

[P4P Case Study] Building Resilience in the Niger Delta – A Grassroot Approach to Peace and Development in the Region

  Christina Okuma is a young female business development manager in a private company in Imo State. During weekends and on the days she is off-duty, […]
February 22, 2021

Securing the prosperity of the future Generation: Policy reflections for Nigeria

  Terhemen Agabo In the development field, it is widely believed that social and economic characteristics can be transferred within communities and households from one generation […]
February 18, 2021

NDYEP Business Plan Competition (For NDYEP Trainees Only)

  DEADLINE – Friday, March 5, 2021 NDYEP is Implemented by PIND Foundation with funding support from the Ford Foundation. In a bid to further support […]
February 1, 2021

Terhemen Agabo: The Poverty Situation in Nigeria and Newton’s First law of motion

  This morning I saw a LinkedIn notification reminding me to write a post for my audience on the professional network. I began to ponder on […]
January 29, 2021

Special Report | Petroleum Industry Bill 2020 – Host Communities Development

  Executive Summary The Host Communities Development Section of the Petroleum Industry Bill, 2020 (hereafter called the “Host Communities Development Bill”) presents an important opportunity to […]
November 5, 2020

[Policy Brief] Access to Agricultural Land in Abia State

  By Oteheri Akinruntan   Background Land, which is central to the economy, social and political spheres of community, society, and the nation at large is […]
November 3, 2020

[Policy Brief] Addressing Multiple Taxation and Illegal Levies on Businesses in Abia State

  By Chuks Ofulue   Policy Background The Abia States economy is currently at a cross-road and has been for the past decades. The State has […]
October 8, 2020

PIND Foundation pay Courtesy Visit to Abia State Governor, discuss Implementation of 30-Year Plan

  The Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND) led by Executive Director, Dr. Dara Akala met  with the Executive Governor of Abia State, […]
September 30, 2020

Chevron Nigeria Limited: Partnering with Nigeria through CSR

  The Nigerian oil and gas industry is strategic to the overall socio-economic development of the country. It is an industry that thrives on partnership with […]