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May 3, 2019

FG endorses AfDB’s Agro-industrial Zones

  Senior Nigerian government officials and key investors have endorsed the African Development Bank’s (AfDB) Special Agro-Industrial Processing Zones (SAPZs) initiative. They described it as a […]
February 28, 2019

How to produce policy briefs: Experiences from Lagos State

Have you ever wondered how to transition your research findings into policy briefs? The overall aim of this document is to share results including lessons learned […]
January 29, 2019

ACCD and Vital Voices schedule Global Mentoring Walk

Afterschool Centre for Career Development is a capacity development organization committed to assisting young persons in transitional stages of their lives set goals and walks them […]
December 18, 2018

USAID, TCCF water sanitation projects target 44,800 in Abia, Cross River states

The United States Agency for International Development, USAID  and the Coca-Cola Foundation, the TCCF, through their Water and Development Alliance, WADA, global partnership in Nigeria have […]
September 12, 2018

2018 Global Report on Food Crises

The 2018 Global Report on Food Crises provides the latest estimates of severe hunger in the world. An estimated 124 million people in 51 countries are […]
October 30, 2017

State of States Report 2017

Many state governments are confronted by rapidly rising budget deficits as they struggle to pay salaries and meet contractual obligations and overheads due to a dip […]
October 25, 2016

August-September Monthly Conflict Tracker

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 […]
October 4, 2016

#StartupSouth: Calling All Startups In the South-South/South-East

Are you working on an innovative new business - especially one that's leveraging technology to solve problems? If yes, you are invited to pitch your startup/idea before an audience comprising active early stage, seed and angel investors, potential customers and partners.
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 […]
September 29, 2016

July-August Conflict 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.
August 26, 2016

Singapore Firm to Invest $100 Million in Akwa Ibom

A Singapore-based investment organization, Ashdene Associates Nigeria, has signed an agreement with the Akwa Ibom State Government for investment in agricultural development, infrastructural expansion and consolidation worth about $100 million.
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.