Projects

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[alert type=”success” close=”0″ icon=”awesome-circle-arrow-right”]Current and ongoing project activities[/alert][hr1]
  • Enhancing the capacity of Civil Society Organisations and selected Journalists to employ the FoI Act Provisions to Demand Transparency and Accountability in the Oil Industry in collaboration with FOSTER- ongoing
  • Initiated the building of a semi-automated feed mill for farmers in Epe in collaboration with the Government of Japan, under its Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GCP).
  • Conducted a Monitoring of Democratic Governance (Constitutional Review) as a partnership project with UNDP-DGD.
  • Initiated a Stakeholders’ Strategic Consultative Meeting of the Civil Society Network against Corruption (CSNAC) as a UNDP project – 2014
  • Initiated the senate committee Southwest public hearing on the review of the 1999 constitution- Dec 2012
  • As the Southwest secretariat for Electoral Reform Network (ERN), HEDA implemented a parliamentary advocacy and lobbying of Southwest states. Houses of Assembly on the 2010 Electoral Act – 2010
  • Coordinated the NGO Management and Parliamentary Engagement in Cross River State – 2010
  • Coordinated the “Enhancing Citizen’s Access to Justice and Human Rights” Project in collaboration with British High Commission, Abuja – 2009
  • Coordinated the NGO management and Parliamentary Engagement Project in Ogun and Osun states through the Department for International Development, UK – August 2007
  • Coordinated a “Strategies for combating corruption; The Role of Civil Society Organisation in Nigeria” Project in collaboration with the Netherlands Embassy, Abuja
  • Coordinated a strategic summit on the role of Taxation for Sustainable Human Development project for the British Council, Lagos – November 2007
[alert type=”success” close=”0″ icon=”awesome-circle-arrow-left”]Past project activities:[/alert][hr1]
  • NGO representative, forum on the participation of NGOs in the ordinary sessions of the African commission on human and Peoples’ rights.
  • Organiser, 1st Consultative Forum on Strategies for Combating Corruption and Safeguarding Integrity in Nigeria.
  • Local organiser, refresher course on Strategies for Combating Corruption in Africa for West African Alumni of the Institute for Social Studies, the Netherlands.
  • Organiser, Media Content and Context Monitoring on environmental laws and issues in Nigeria.
  • Roundtable on the role of youth leaders in promoting and entrenching Dialogue and Deliberation in Conflict areas of Plateau and Osun state and the Niger Delta.
  • Training workshop for selected journalist of media houses in Nigeria for investigative journalism of corruption and corrupt practices in Nigeria sports industry.
  • Training workshop on the “Role of Civil Society in Combating Corruption in Nigeria”
  • Training-of-Trainers for teachers of selected Secondary Schools in Lagos State on the practical Introduction of Human Rights Education in classrooms. 2006
  • Project Manager to West African Bar Association on access to ECOWAS Court project for ECOWAS citizens.
  • Training Workshops on Acquisition of management and parliamentary Advocacy skills for emerging Human Rights organisations and Institutions in South-west Nigeria.
  • Consultant, Lagos State Ministry of Environment
  • Consultant to the Ogun and Osun State Houses of Assembly on Parliamentary Advocacy
  • Consultant to the Niger State Ministry of Justice on Establishment of Directorate for Citizens’ Right
  • Initiator, Climate change and food security; research on impact of climate change on small scale farming.
  • Proponent and partner in the development of a policy framework on climate change for Lagos State Ministry of Environment
  • Consultant to Lagos State on memorandum to Federal Government’s National Response to Climate Change.Facilitator, technical session on the review of climate change policies and programmes in Lagos State.
  • Participating organisation, United Nations Framework on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conference of Parties Meetings Since 2009
  • Convener, Global Climate Change Education for faith community in Lagos State
  • Partner, development of a National Youth Manifesto for Nigeria Youth in electoral engagement
  • NGO representative on the Nigerian delegation to the South Africa, to under study the drafting, popularising and implementation of their National Action Plan on the promotion and protection of human rights.
  • A live one-hour Television programme in the advocacy for the rights of the Youth, Children, and Women and promotion of an ideal society desired by the people.
  • Joint establishment of the first Democracy and Human Rights School (DHRS) in Nigeria, to organise trainings, seminars, symposia, workshops and lectures on Human Rights and democratic issues and, subsequent National training for the target group.
  • Participating organization at the International Networking Event on Peace Education; Rising to the challenges of children’s rights, U.K.
  • Co-proponent/Co-convening Organization of the 1st “Independent National Youth Summit”, to critically examine, evaluate and assess the existing youth development policies, by the youth and establish a National Youth Parliament for networking and leadership development training.
  • Organiser, pilot project on capacity building and network development of Peace Educators Network amongst youth and students leaders in Lagos State.
  • Organizer, 1st West African Human Rights Camp, a three-year project on the human rights education and promotion in the West African sub region