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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 …

Gender and Equal Opportunities Bill: Yiaga Africa Hosts Stakeholders, Calls For Speedy Passage and Assent

Gender and Equal Opportunities Bill: Yiaga Africa Hosts Stakeholders, Calls For Speedy Passage and Assent

Yiaga Africa has called on the National Assembly to pass the Gender and Equal Opportunities Bill currently before it and on President Muhammadu Buhari to speedily assent to the bill upon passage by the National Assembly. This was stated during a 2-day workshop organized by the organization on ‘Stakeholders and Experts Workshop on Women and …