Ending Youth Tokenism – NGYouthSDGs with Support from UNIC Lagos Trains 360 Youth Across 6 States in Nigeria As Advocates Against Climate Change

Nigeria Youth SDGs registered as the Network of Youth for Sustainable Initiative in collaboration with the United Nations Information Centre, Lagos, held six interactive workshops ahead of cop27 aimed at building the capacity of young people to advocate for environmental and social justice issues in Nigeria. The workshop happened in Adamawa, Anambra, Kaduna, Kwara, Ondo […]

COP27: NGYouthSDGs advocate stronger commitment to climate change, biodiversity

Ahead of the 27th Conference of Parties (COP), Nigeria Youth SDGs Network registered as the Network of Youth for Sustainable Initiative with support from the United Nations Information Centre, Lagos is hosting the COP 27  Youth Leadership Workshop across the six geopolitical zones of Nigeria. The workshop aims to build the capacity of young people […]

Our Response to COVID-19: Keeping Everyone Showing Up, but Masked Up

As an organization focused on livelihood and commitment to supporting Nigerian communities in emergency response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Mask Up 2 Show Up project was birthed to address the increasing spread. The project aimed to create community awareness of the importance of consistent and appropriate wearing of face masks, social distance and safe […]

NGYouthSDGs Champion Ajaja Olufemi Attends Documentary by British High Commission to Commemorate International Day of Biological Diversity

The British High Commission invited environmentalists and civil society organizations to the screening of COP26 People’s Ambassador David Attenborough’s A Life on Our Planet to commemorate International Day of Biological Diversity. The event hosted by the British High Commission, Catriona Laing had the Honourable Minister for Environment, Dr Mohammed Mahmood Abubakar and the Honourable Minister […]

AFIDE: Providing Equal Opportunities for Small Scale Entrepreneurs

Economic inclusion and empowerment of the people at the grass-root level irrespective of their diversities is very crucial to societal development, hence, it is a key target of advancement and one of the Sustainable Development goals of the United Nations. As a way of creating an equal agricultural opportunity for all and sundry that will […]

Lafiaji Beach Clean Up Report

Do you know pollution on our beaches is real with billion tons of debris deposited on beaches that are harmful to us who use the beach and also an environmental hazard for the marine biodiversity that depends on it? Nigeria Youth SDGs Network partnered with Trashusers, the Lagos State Waste Management Authority and Empower Plastic […]

Three Rs that should be adopted to foster citizens’ inclusion in Waste Management

Clement Johnson RELATE To relate is to associate, interact and to make a connection. There are so many synonyms that could be used instead of relating, but the important part is that it’s the first step every individual and citizen should take towards their own waste. This first step is pivotal towards citizen inclusion in […]