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Complexities in access to formal education and basic literacy skills for marginalised people

Community perspectives show that the cycle of poverty in some communities in Jaba local government area of Kaduna State can be linked to poor access to basic literacy skills and formal education.

By |2020-09-17T13:34:52+00:00September 17th, 2020|Blog, Nigeria|0 Comments

Looking inwards

Being accountable and modelling the change we want to see in others By Emma Haegeman, Social Development Direct In the international development sector, it is easy (and harmful) to assume that everyone is on the same page. Yet we all come with our own personal values and experiences that shape our attitudes on

By |2020-09-17T17:42:39+00:00September 16th, 2020|Blog, News & Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Adapting data collection in a global pandemic

In the Evidence and Collaboration for Inclusive Development (ECID) programme, we want to share data with decision makers to improve access to services for marginalised people. The starting point for these discussions is the baseline study. This study explores the experiences of the most marginalised at the beginning of the programme, so decision makers

By |2020-09-16T21:47:55+00:00September 16th, 2020|Blog, News & Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Day of the African Child, June 16th 2020

Equal access to education for all children in Nigeria The Day of the African Child was first commemorated in 1991 as a day to remember those who lost their lives in the struggle for equal access to education. To this day on June 16th this helps to raise awareness of the issues that African children

By |2020-06-16T11:12:07+00:00June 16th, 2020|Blog, News & Blog, Nigeria, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Adapting to Covid-19 in Zimbabwe

The threats of Covid-19 have plunged development and business work the world over into a complexity which demands exceptional innovation and learning to make an impact for the most vulnerable people. On 20 March 2020, Zimbabwe recorded its first case of Covid-19 and since then, things have drastically changed in the country. The Evidence and

By |2020-06-01T17:20:10+00:00May 15th, 2020|Blog, News & Blog, Zimbabwae|0 Comments

Nigeria’s path to social justice

Following International Day of Social Justice on 20th February, Adebola Fatilewa, from Christian Aid Nigeria, explores how minority and marginalised groups in Nigeria have been left behind in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. She demonstrates how the Evidence and Collaboration for Inclusive Development (ECID) programme’s data-driven approach puts socially excluded people at the centre of

By |2020-05-18T16:06:47+00:00March 3rd, 2020|Blog, News & Blog, Nigeria|0 Comments
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