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 […]

Youth Should Volunteer More So We Can Achieve the SDGs – Ikenna Ugwu

My journey in localizing the SGDs began in 2018. It was a moment of self-discovery, reflecting on my life purpose, and seeking opportunities to support my community and the people around me to live a happier and prosperous life. Reflecting on my early life and education, where my teachers would bring the students out to […]

Education is Key to Achieving Sustainable Development – Mayokun Iyaomolere

Hailing from Ilaje Local Government Area (LGA) of Ondo State, there are two distinct features of my origin. I bear long names with deep meanings, typified by my last name, Iyaomolere (labouring over a child is profitable). Another unique thing that typifies us is our constant battle for survival with the Atlantic Ocean as Ilaje […]

You Need Determination To Make A Difference In Your Community – Fatima Usman

My SDG journey started In 2018 during my service year for NYSC (National Youth Service Commission). As a youth corps member, I joined the SDGs Community Development Service (CDS) group and learnt more about the Global Goals for Sustainable Development. I also attended capacity-building workshops and training on Agenda 2030, which sparked my interest in […]

I Have Volunteered to Educate Youth to Participate as Active Citizens – Ejike Ogba

Growing up, I noticed a lot of wrong things happening around me. There were comparisons and contrasts with how things could be better—realizing that I have the responsibility to impact my immediate society made my decision to have an interest in SDGs. Inclusiveness in policy and the working system resonates with me more.  As someone […]