Updates from our Leadership and Civic Enhancement Conference

Currently in Nigeria, we have less than 10% of women representation in politics which is very poor. HEIR Women Hub is an impact-driven organization that is aimed at building women to take on more leadership positions in Nigeria. <img src="https://heir.com.ng/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/IMG_20230131_090810_367.jpg" alt="" width="1" height="1" class="alignnone size-medium wp-image-1550" We won't let the figure deter us, we will[…]

Advancing Leadership Capacity of Young Women: A cross-generational strategy to tackling Gender Gaps in Governance.

#TheNigeriaWeWant will not be complete without engaging women to take on core roles in leadership and governance. The Leadership and civic knowledge enhancement project for young women in the FCT organized by HEIR Women Hub and made possible by Nigeria Youth Futures Fund (NYFF) and implemented by LEAP Africa with Funding from Ford Foundation and[…]

Leadership and Civic Education Training for Young Women

Tomorrow, Wednesday 25th January 2023, HEIR Women Hub will be hosting a Leadership and Civic Responsibility training for young women between the ages of 18-35 years. It promises to be an inclusive session of learning, unlearning and relearning as professionals in different fields take us through different educative sessions. From Nationalism to strategic positioning and[…]

Leadership and Civic Knowledge Enhancement Project for Young Women in the FCT

Towards the end of 2022, HEIR Women Hub was privileged to be one of the beneficiaries of the Nigerian Youth Futures Fund (NYFF) Grant. With over 3000 applications across the nation, our proposal was considered for such a great opportunity. In this light, HEIR Women Hub will be hosting a Leadership and Civic Knowledge Enhancement[…]

A Report of Activities During the 16 Days Of Activism Conducted by HEIR Women Hub in 2022

A Report of Activities During the 16 Days Of Activism Conducted by HEIR Women Hub in 2022 Every 25th of November is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and the 10th of December is Human Rights Day. This movement was initiated by activists at the induction of the Women’s Global Leadership[…]

Sexism and Politics: Its effect on Political Representation of women in Nigeria.

Modupe Adetiba, the president of Nigeria Female Student Association of Nigeria (NFSAN) was our second guest during the 16 days of activism live sessions hosted by HEIR Women Hub. The topic for discussion was; Sexism and Politics: Its effect on Political Representation of women in Nigeria. Miss Adetiba is a strong youth activist who continuously[…]

Unite: Ending Female Genital Mutilation

The first conversation we had amid the 16 days of activism was with Lois Aderemose, she is a mental health and gender-based advocate with a focus on advocating against Female Genital Mutilation which is a global threat to women and girls. She revealed that there are around 200 million women globally who have had their[…]

Write for rights

HEIR Women Hub was present at the Amnesty International Nigeria Fiesta. It was the Write for Rights convening where letters were written in appeal for the release of those who are currently behind bars from raising their voices against some acts of injustice in their countries. We are looking forward to a time where the[…]