A Media Advocacy to Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria

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[…]

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[…]

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[…]

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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[…]

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,[…]

Dealing with Stress at Work

Health is wealth, and no matter how much of a workaholic you are, you will need rest. Many people have been trapped in stress without even realizing it. Work stress is the emotional and physical response when the requirement at work doesn’t fit into a worker’s capabilities. Work stress can birth severe health challenges. What[…]

Research on Career Barriers and Workplace Sexual Harassment against Young Women in FCT, Abuja

HEIR Women Development shared the findings from her self investigative research at the validation meeting held in Abuja yesterday 26th January 2022. The research is one of the activities under the project; Career Barriers and Workplace Sexual Harassment against Young Women in the FCT with support from Ford Foundation. This is lauded by Ford Foundation[…]

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[…]