Author Archives: Toby Akin

Job Alert – Technical Assistant (Support Staff)

We are the leading advocacy group of all youth bodies working to end all forms of violence against women and girls including harmful traditional practices in Nigeria.   The Youth Network for Community and Sustainable Development is a movement catalyzing social change by engaging young people and amplifying their voices to speak for Human Rights, […]

Knowledge Sharing workshop Orchid Project (KSW) Nigeria.

Project overview The Knowledge Sharing Workshop is based upon the ‘six elements for the abandonment of FGC’ developed by UNICEF using academic theory and lessons learned from such field experiences as Tostan in Senegal. These six key elements can contribute to transforming the social convention of cutting girls and encourage rapid and mass abandonment of […]

YNCSD Breaking Barriers to Safe Access to Abortion (BBSATA)

Project overview: The BBSATA project is aimed at breaking barriers to safe and legal access to abortion . Through advocacy, building capacity with Values clarifications training for Health workers, organizing comprehensive sexual education for adolescent girls, changing state policies on medical abortion and also creating referral pathways for young girls to curb unsafe abortion. Deliverables: […]