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[…]

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[…]

Instagram Live Invitation

HEIR WOMEN HUB Presents an Instagram live session Supported by Ford Foundation. Theme: The VAPP Act: a tool for tackling workplace sexual harassment against young women. Date: Friday 1st July 2022 Time: 7:00 pm (WAT) Venue: Instagram (@heirwoman) Hosted by: Añuli Aniebo Ola-Olaniyi, ED HEIR Women Hub. Guest Speaker: Mrs. Ngozi Ike, The Secretary, Social[…]

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[…]

Young women go through a lot in our society today.

Young women go through a lot in our society today. Not just today, it has been so for ages. Although better now, women face a lot of biases. Some of these biases have made some women build barriers around their lives. They’ve spelled out how they act, relate, and connect to the world. The truth[…]

51 Percent of Women In The Workplace Have Experienced Sexual Harassment.

After gathering findings from out in-depth research on career barriers and workplace sexual harassment against young women in Nigeria. Using Abuja as a case study, we got to find out that 51% of the women we interviewed have experienced sexual harassment at the workplace. It wouldn’t be wrong to say there is a larger percentage[…]

Breaking the Bias of Sexual Harassment at workplaces to mark the International Women’s Day 2022.

Breaking the Bias of Sexual Harassment at workplaces to mark the International Women’s Day 2022. HEIR Women Development held 2 live sessions last weekend on Twitter Spaces, and IG live to mark International Women’s Day. These two sessions were held on the 7th of March and the 11th of March. It was enlightening and expository[…]