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Budgeting Can Be Used to Eliminate Violence against Women and Girls in Nigeria – Yiaga Africa

Budgeting Can Be Used to Eliminate Violence against Women and Girls in Nigeria – Yiaga Africa

As part of its efforts to eliminate violence against women and girls by 2030, Yiaga Africa has called on governments at federal and state levels to increase budgetary allocations in the 2022 appropriation bills to eradicate gender-based violence in Nigeria. The Programme Manager, Yiaga Africa Centre for Legislative Engagement, Dr. Ernest Ereke made this known …

Equip men, boys to become champions of women and girls’ rights – Yiaga Africa

Equip men, boys to become champions of women and girls’ rights – Yiaga Africa

Yiaga Africa has called for an overhauling of mindsets regarding the rights of women and girls, emphasizing that deliberately equipping men and boys with the necessary education will empower them to become champions and promoters of women and girls’ rights.  Yetunde Bakare, Senior Programs Officer, Centre For Legislative Engagement, Yiaga Africa, stated this during a …