Nigeria Presents Refreshed Action Plan at CSW

28th March 2017

At the recently concluded 2017 edition of the Commission on the Status of Women held at the UN House in New York,  Nigeria presented its refreshed National Action Plan (NAP) on Women Peace and Security (WPS). The NAP refresh captures emerging trends and issues affecting women especially during conflict. This became necessary given realities of women […]

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What the papers say – Commissioner Tasks Women Journalists On Professionalism

15th March 2017

March 3 2017 Rivers State Commissioner for Information and Communications, Dr Austin Tam-George has charged women journalists in the state to deploy their professional expertise and competence like their male-folks to protect the less-privileged and most vulnerable in the society. Declaring open a three-day capacity building training programme organised by Nigeria Association of Women Journalists […]

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What the papers say – IGSR, other partners receive accolade from Police boss for partnering on sustainable peace

15th March 2017

March 5, 2017 The Plateau State Commissioner of Police, Peter Ogunyanwo, has commended the Institute of Governance and Social Research (IGSR) and other partners for collaborating with security agencies to ensure that peace endures in the State. The commissioner stated this during a one-day workshop organised by the Institute of Governance and Social Research in […]

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What the papers say – FG directs MDAs to Mainstream Counter-Terrorism Policies, Programmes

15th March 2017

March 15 2017 The Federal Government has developed a policy framework and National Action Plan (NAP) that will require all Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) in the country to mainstream Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism (PCVE) of groups like Boko Haram terrorists in their policies and programmes. The Coordinator, Counter Terrorism Centre (CTC), Office of the National Security […]

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