HEIR Women Hub meets Gender Mobile Initiative

A RECAP OF HEIR WOMEN HUB MEETING WITH GENDER MOBILE INITIATIVE. HEIR Women Hub met virtually with Gender Mobile to discuss our research findings on Career Barriers and workplace sexual harassment against young women in Nigeria. Blessing Sani, the communications Officer at HEIR Women Hub began by welcoming everyone to the meeting and giving a[…]

HEIR Women Hub Celebrates its 6th Anniversary with a Provincial Registration from ICPC.

PRESS RELEASE The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) on the 19th of August 2022 handed over a letter of Provincial Registration as a member of the National Anti-corruption Coalition (NACC) to Blessing Sani, the Communications Officer at HEIR Women Hub in their office in Abuja. ICPC had earlier declared sexual harassment[…]

Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment Meets with HEIR Women Hub.

The Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment under the leadership of Senator Chris Ngige, authorized to meet up with HEIR Women Hub on the 11th of August 2022 to discuss the ratification of the ILO C190 in line with our research on Career Barriers and Workplace Sexual Harassment against Young Women in Nigeria. This is[…]

Female Genital Mutilation: A Crisis

FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION IN NIGERIA. Female Genital Mutilation can be described in simple terms as the partial or complete removal of the external female genitalia. This is a horrendous act performed against females. FGM has no link to any medical practice and it is therefore deemed a breach of the rights of females. FGM has[…]

From Background to Mainstream

Of recent young women and girls have been making tremendous fits. Shaking the mainstream and breaking global records has become the new normal for young women globally. It is no longer news that young women are no longer on the disadvantaged scale. Nature and all that is in it are in the favour of young[…]

A Radio Advocacy

The HEIR Women Hub team did justice at the radio interview on Love 104.5 FM Abuja. The topic of discussion was, “WORKPLACE SEXUAL HARASSMENT: An Intricate Epidemic. This is proudly supported by Ford Foundation. The team was able to extensively discuss sexual harassment, its forms, its prevalence, and ways it can be curbed. #lovefm #HEIRWomenHub[…]

Do you know?

Being a woman in the 21st century isn’t a disadvantage even though circumstances around us may suggest so. Women have encountered a series of challenges at different points in time. Can we all join hands together and help women have a safer living condition in society? Saving a woman is saving a generation. At HEIR[…]

Lemon to lemonade

“When life gives you lemons, you make lemonade from it.” As cliché as the above sentence sounds, it is still viable. Life will not always present you with the best ingredients. You on the other hand should make yourself a good chef by creating a good meal from what poses as bad ingredients. You need[…]