Nigeria

  1. Newsletter Issue 4: July 2021

    Publication—Myanmar, Nigeria, Zimbabwe

    Research innovation – community reporting – GIPP analysis toolkit – country successes and stories – we have a lot to share with you in this edition! As we continue to work through COVID-19 restrictions and impacts in our various locations, we have pressed on with many activities, some in person and some remotely.We are generating…

  2. Practical solutions to support rural farmers in Anambra State

    News—Nigeria

    Loss of farm produce by farmers is one of the numerous perennial problems caused by floods every year in Anambra state. Community members, especially people living with disabilities and rural women farmers, are some of the most vulnerable groups that bear the burden of flood. Also, adolescents are affected when floods submerge their schools. With…

  3. Raising voices, connecting people living with disabilities with decision makers

    Blog—Nigeria

    ‘I wasn’t born this way. It started gradually till it got this bad. If I got the right health care, attention, and enough money, maybe I would have been better’. Rakiya Yusufu The ECID programme in Nigeria is actively supporting women like Rakiya to share their experiences with decision-makers. We aim to support people living…

  4. Community Development: Issues and Needs Prioritization

    Resource—Nigeria

    This document articulates the six key steps in the ‘Issues and Needs Prioritization‘ process; a critical process for community planning and development. The ‘Issues and Needs Prioritization’ process is the ranking of community development needs in order of importance. It is a simple way of improving citizens’ participation in decision making. On one hand, the…

  5. Data for Sustainable Development in Nigeria

    Nigeria

    ECID in Nigeria is promoting the use of data for sustainable development in 8 Local Government Areas of Anambra and Kaduna states. It is supporting government, civil society and marginalised groups make data-driven decisions that will ultimately lead to a reduction in poverty and improve the wellbeing of marginalized people and communities. The project is…

  6. Nigeria research proposal

    Research—Nigeria

    Research in ECID aims to understand the complex issues in fragile countries that affect access to services for marginalised groups. Research question What process(es) should be taken to ensure the generation and use of data to inform effective engagement and participation of most marginalised groups [adolescent boys and girls (13-19), PWDs and rural women (19…

  7. Action from local government to support farmers in Anambra State

    News—Nigeria

    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…

  8. News: Nigeria launch event for ECID in Anambra

    News—Nigeria

    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…

  9. Webinar: Data for policy and decision-making

    Event—Nigeria

    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…