NGYouthSDGs Launch Compendium to inspire Youth Leadership for Sustainable Development.

The Network of Youth for Sustainable Initiative (NGYouthSDGs) launched the Youth SDGs Spotlight Compendium virtually on the 19th of September 2023 to celebrate the ingenuity and resilience of young Nigerians working tirelessly to localize the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)  in Nigeria.     According to Joshua Alade, NGYouthSDGs’ Executive Director, “it  has been eight […]

DOWNLOAD: Youth SDGs Spotlight Compendium

The SDGs are not just a set of global goals; they are a promise to future generations. They represent our shared vision for a more equitable, sustainable, and prosperous world. And today, we come together to put the spotlight firmly on our young leaders who are the driving force behind this vision. Our youth are […]

International Youth Day: Meet The 2023 Youth Day Spotlight Awardees

In 2022, the Network of Youth for Sustainable Initiative (NGYouthSDGs) in partnership with Oxfam in Nigeria launched the Youth Day Spotlight Awards to recognize young Nigerians between the ages of 18 and 29 leading actions for sustainable development at the local and national levels. The Youth Day Spotlight Award is our strategy to centre the […]

ASUU strike bigger threat than COVID-19 – Youth group

The lingering industrial action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities has remained a bigger threat to the economic growth of Nigeria compared to COVID-19 pandemic and the war between Russia and Ukraine, Nigerian youths said on Friday. According to them, the strike action by the lecturers would slow down Nigeria’s economic recovery and growth […]

Nigerian Youths Call For Participation In Decision Making

Youths in Nigeria have called for an opportunity to participate in decision making and to end age related barriers in all spheres. The youths made the call in Abuja during the event jointly organised and convened by Oxfam Nigeria and the Nigeria Youth SDGs Network to celebrate the 2022 International Youth Day. Oxfam Representative at the event, Abdul-Aziz Musa […]

International Youth Day 2022: Meet The Youth Spotlight Award Recipients

International Youth Day is celebrated annually on 12 August to bring youth issues to the forefront and celebrate young people’s voices, actions, and initiatives, as well as their meaningful and equitable engagement. Nigeria Youth SDGs, in partnership with Oxfam in Nigeria, launched the Youth Spotlight Award during International Youth Day to spotlight and celebrate ten (10) […]

‘ASUU strike worse threat to Nigeria than COVID-19, Russia-Ukraine war’

The lingering strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) is a worse threat to Nigeria’s economic growth, compared to COVID-19 pandemic and ongoing war between Russia and Ukraine, the nation’s youths have said. The youths noted that the strike by the university teachers would slow down the nation’s economic recovery and growth plan. […]

NGYouthSDGs and AdamStart To Host Sustainability Debate At One Young World Summit

Youth-led social enterprise programme AdamStart and the Network of Youth for Sustainable Initiative (NGYouthSDGs) have joined hands to present ‘Activating Transformational Leadership’ as part of the One Young World summit programme in Manchester this September. The event, which will take place on 8 September, will engage participants in a parliamentary session debating and sharing ideas […]