PUBLIC POLICY INITIATIVE
Strengthening Nigeria's Democracy

 

Climate Advocacy

Climate Advocacy

Nigeria faces a looming climate and environmental crisis that it can no longer afford to ignore. Creeping effects of climate change and concurrent environmental degradation on communities across the country, unchecked for many years, pose significant socio-economic, political and sustainable development challenges for the nation.  Climate Advocacy engages relevant stakeholders in order to galvanize national action in response to the challenge posed by these threats. Read More

 
Governance & Accountability

 

Governance & Accountability

Corruption is one of Nigeria’s most critical but least understood governance challenges. Successive reports released by Transparency International since 2000 have placed Nigeria in the top 40 of the world’s most corrupt countries, affecting public finances, business investment and our standard of living. Nigeria has sought to tackle corruption by focusing on legal and institutional measures - including reform of public procurement and public finance management,  Read More

 
gender justice

 

Gender Justice

The Foundation’s Gender Justice Programme was established to improve safeguarding for women and vulnerable adults in work and education spaces in Nigeria. The initiative will address power asymmetries that enable gender-based violence in Nigerian institutions and organizations. The culture of sexual harassment in the work place and on university campuses poses a serious threat to the wellbeing and empowerment of young women in Nigeria. Sexual violence creates Read More