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Creating channels to open up community dialogue and reduce social exclusion

Written by On Our Radar The United Nations had set an aim to end extreme poverty by 2030 but in Myanmar, Nigeria and Zimbabwe there is still a long way to go. Around a quarter of Myanmar’s population are thought to be living below the national poverty line; Nigeria has almost 90 million of

By |2020-11-26T10:41:35+00:00November 26th, 2020|Blog, News, News & Blog, Nigeria, Uncategorized, Zimbabwae|0 Comments

Action from local government to support farmers in Anambra State

Following a series of engagements between ECID and the Ministry of Agriculture in Anambra State, essential support has commenced for poor rural farmers in hard-to-reach areas.ECID partner Justice Development and Peace Commission (JDPC) are assisting farmers in Ayamelum and Ogbaru Local Government Areas (LGA) to access agricultural loans, grants and farm subsidies provided by the

By |2020-10-13T16:11:54+01:00October 13th, 2020|News, Nigeria|0 Comments

News: Nigeria launch event for ECID in Anambra

New programme set to improve the face of policy-making for sustainable and inclusive development in Anambra, Nigeria Christian Aid and her partners in Anambra have launched a new UK aid funded programme that will contribute to reducing poverty and improving the wellbeing of over 200,000 adolescents, poor rural women and people with disabilities in Kaduna

By |2020-07-21T16:31:17+01:00July 21st, 2020|News, News & Blog, Nigeria|0 Comments

Webinar: Data for policy and decision-making

As we know marginalised groups such as people with disabilities, adolescents and poor rural women have always been at a disadvantage and are more likely to be affected more adversely by the impacts of the #COVID19 pandemic. This is the second in the series and it is focused on Anambra state, Nigeria. Join the discussion

By |2020-07-17T15:19:19+01:00July 17th, 2020|News, News & Blog, Nigeria|0 Comments

Newsletter Issue 1, June 2020

            We are delighted to share our first quarterly newsletter. In this issue we outline some recent activities and future plans across the programme. With the global pandemic Covid-19 putting pressure on health systems and lockdowns having devastating consequences for the world's poorest communities, ECID has adapted quickly to ensure

Video: Community researchers in Myanmar

In this video you will see how ECID supports marginalised groups to advocate for inclusive services that they can access properly. By bringing these groups of people together into safe environments to talk about their experiences they are supported to make action plans that will generate change. In Myanmar community researchers were trained in how

By |2020-04-27T15:02:37+01:00April 27th, 2020|Myanmar, News, News & Blog|0 Comments

Myanmar Community Training

Last week the Christian Aid Myanmar team conducted training on participatory tools and data collection with communities from some marginalised groups, such as ethnic people living with disabilities and camps for IDPs in remote and conflict affected areas. This moment brings the team confidence in this approach to collecting digital data by building the

By |2020-03-27T13:35:02+00:00March 27th, 2020|Myanmar, News, News & Blog|0 Comments
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