An Advocacy Visit to Amnesty International

Photo from left to right: Añuli Aniebo Ola-Olaniy, ED HWD, Adetutu Oshagbami FO HWD, Blessing Ejeh, PO HWD, Osai Ojigho CD AI, Cecilia Oluwafisiayo Aransiola, Research AI, Blessing Sani, CO HWD, Michael, Media AI. The HEIR Women Development team went to Amnesty International Abuja on Tuesday the 26th of April 2022 for an advocacy visit[…]

Actions: They speak.

  Actions: They speak. The saying “Action Speaks louder than words” isn’t an unfamiliar saying to you. As cliché as this phrase is, it holds a lot of truth. People often judged us for things we did even before speaking a word. • Take parenting, for instance, have you realized it is easier for kids[…]

Sexual Harassment at work place (1)

Sexual Harassment At Workplace (1). At Heir Women Development, we just concluded a research on Career barriers and Workplace Sexual Harassment Against young women in Nigeria. Using the FCT as our case study, we discovered that many women have faced or are currently facing sexual harassment at their workplace. This research was beyond rhetorical assumptions,[…]

Success Habits to Imbibe For Career Development

Success is a destination that requires a lot of hard work to arrive at. Most successful people are those who have discovered their purpose and daily works very hard to attain their goals and dreams. Renowned entrepreneurs and captains of industry are those who invest most of their time and give their best shot at[…]

Setting Achievable Goals; 6 Helpful Tips

Just a few days ago we were all shouting Happy New Year and congratulating one another for making it into the new year. It was such an awesome moment filled with happiness. The ever unstoppable time continued ticking while we continued with the celebration. For some people, the year is very much fresh and there[…]

5 Toxic Behaviour Found at Workplace

Toxic behavior is also found in the workplace as individuals make up the workspace. Therefore, if an individual’s behavior is toxic, it tends to affect their colleagues thereby having adverse effects on the operation and development of the organization. There are several toxic behaviors found in workplaces, for this article, we will be discussing five[…]

The First University in the World

The University of Al-Qarawiyyin is considered to be the first university in the world’s history. It was founded by a young Muslim migrant; Fatima al-Fihri. whose despite the odds was committed to her vision. Fatima was forced to leave her city Qairawan as a result of unbearable taxes and upheavals. Fatima and her family move[…]

Sports and Recreational Activities: Why should Young Women Get Involved.

Our involvement in physical activities as young women can never be overemphasized as there are huge benefits that accrue to our participation in sporting events. In addition to the fun we get, there are social, psychological, and physical benefits attached to engaging in sports. All the 20th and 21st centuries witnessed the increase in female[…]

Teamwork; An Essential Tool for Organizational Growth

Teamwork refers to the selfless effort of a group of people working towards achieving a common goal despite individual differences. Working as a team is crucial to the growth of the organization alongside the team players. This is because as the team rubs minds together ideas and information are exchanged that bring about innovation. Furthermore,[…]

Maximizing your Potentials for Optimal Growth

Years ago, I read a book by Dr. Myles Moore on Understanding the Power and Purpose of a Woman. In this book, Myles revealed that a woman is endowed with huge potentials therefore she is very powerful and can create an impact in her world. As women, we have potentials that need to be effectively[…]