April 12, 2017

UN and SDGS — A Handbook for Youth

Sunyoung Hwang and Jiwon Kim prepared this handbook, which provides an introduction to the history of sustainable development, reviews the roles that youth can play in […]
March 19, 2017

Niger Delta Monthly Conflict Tracker (January-February 2017)

Sustainable peace and security remains a key challenge in the Niger Delta region. The monthly conflict tracker covering January- February 2017 can be downloaded. To ensure […]
January 20, 2017

Edo State to partner with BIU to produce electricity from waste

Edo state governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has said his administration will collaborate with Benson Idahosa University (BIU) in Benin to convert waste for wealth creation in the state. The governor announced this on Thursday after meeting with the management team of Benson Idahosa University at The Government House in Benin.
November 29, 2016

Niger Delta Quarterly Conflict Trends (Q3)

Sustainable peace and security remains a key challenge in the Niger Delta region. Recent trends in violence have shown significant rise in conflict incidents and violent fatalities since February 2015. According to data formatted from the Peace Map, in April-June 2016 (Q2), the number of fatalities is at the highest point since the end of the 2009 militancy.
September 29, 2016

President’s Buhari’s Speech at the just concluded UNGA in New York

President Muhammadu Buhari recently participated at the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA71), in New York and declared that he had a very successful […]
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
May 18, 2016

Strategic Implementation Plan for 2016 Budget

This is a strategic guide that explains how the 2016 budget will be spent
April 11, 2016

UNEP REPORT: Environmental Assessment of Ogoni Land

This report represents the best available understanding as to what has happened to the environment of Ogoniland – and the corresponding implications for affected populations – over many […]
April 7, 2016

Towards new social contract

This toolkit is designed to stimulate a reflection around the potential and limits of multi-stakeholder processes in promoting socio-political change, and provides practical tools and resources […]
April 5, 2016

Niger Delta Regional Development Master Plan & Niger Delta Action Plan

The Master Plan is basically conceived as a tool that the millions of people of the Niger Delta Region can use to actualize their common vision […]
February 16, 2016

Gender and Conflict Analysis Toolkit for Peace Builders

The gender & conflict analysis toolkit for peacebuilders provides practical guidance to peacebuilding practitioners on using gender and conflict analysis.
February 5, 2016

Reporting for Development: A guide for African Journalists

Development journalism has often been labelled as boring, too positive and abstract, far removed from the popular journalistic mantra “If it bleeds it leads.”Yet in Africa, as […]