Say No To Domestic Violence

Domestic violence in all forms will continue to thrive if the perpetrators of these crimes are left without punishment. We a glad to know that the suspect of the murder of Osinachi Nwachukwu, in the person of Mr. Peter Nwanchukwu, has been arrested. The FG, lawyers, and other bodies, including the deceased’s family, are working[…]

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[…]

Media Publications on Career barriers and workplace sexual harassment against young women in Nigeria.

Research Publication Updates. The recent research on career barriers and workplace sexual harassment in Nigeria has attracted the attention of different publication and media houses in Abuja Nigeria. Many thanks to the team at HEIR Women Development and FORD FOUNDATION who worked tirelessly to make this happen. Below are links to some of our publications[…]

Creating Your Territory

No human can survive independent of others. There is a social need for every individual under the sun. In one daily desire to meet the basic needs of food, shelter, and clothing, it is inevitable to relate without humans. In all of these, it is crucial to have your territory defined. The people who are[…]

Sexual Harassment at work place (2)

Sexual Harassment at workplace (2) HEIR Women Development is a social enterprise borne out of the need to see young women take on more decision-making positions and venture into leadership opportunities. In this regard, we recently completed research on “Career barriers and workplace sexual harassment against young women in Nigeria,” using Abuja Nigeria as a[…]