Violence against women and girls shouldn’t be condoned at any level. Let us unite and change the narrative.
It’s the beginning of the 16 days of activism on violence against women and girls. Every 25th November to 10 December is a period set aside to raise our voices to speak against the violence women and girls face in our society. The theme for this year is UNITE! Activism to end violence against women[…]
To mark the 16 days of Activism 2022, HEIR Women Hub will be hosting live sessions to discuss pressing issues that concern violence against women and girls with possible recommendations to proffering long-lasting solutions. We would be engaging dignitaries from different works as we discuss the future of young women. The theme for this year’s[…]
The Social Development Secretariat (SDS) in collaboration with EU-UN Spotlight Initiative Program, organized a One-day training on data collection and documentation utilizing the national GBV data tools for reporting on the 16th of November 2022. The training session was exclusive and so much was unveiled as to how GBV cases are to be documented and[…]
For some decades now, women have been actively involved in politics although when compared to the participation of men, the turnout of women becomes poor. women globally form about 50% of the world’s population but this hasn’t influenced women’s political representation. Bringing it back to Nigeria, we have a very low turn of women in[…]
HEIR Women Hub was at THE PUBLIC HEARING/SUBMISSION OF a MEMORANDUM ON A BILL FOR AN ACT TO MAKE PROVISION TO PROHIBIT DISCRIMINATION AGAINST WIDOWS AND ALL FORMS OF REPRESSIVE AND DEGRADING WIDOWHOOD PRACTICES AND FOR RELATED MATTERS; THE DEFINITION OF THE OFFENCE OF IMAGE BASED SEXUAL ABUSE UNDER THE ACT MAKE PROVISION FOR PENALTY[…]
Welcome to November 2022. We are counting days before the year wraps up. Perhaps, you weren’t able to achieve everything on your to-do list. Maybe time just slipped off your hands before you even noticed. Waiting till the end of the year to start making plans for the new year may be what you need[…]
The HEIR Women Hub team paid an advocacy visit to Radio Nigeria (Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria) to discuss on the project on Career Barriers and Workplace Sexual Harassment against Young Women in Nigeria as supported by @fordfoundation and possible ways to work with the corporation to create awareness to the public on Sexual Harassment[…]