Drug abuse as a conflict accelerant in Northcentral Nigeria
Community leaders believe youth drug abuse is a disturbing factor accelerating violent conflicts in Northern Nigeria. What approaches are there to resolve this, in the bid to build cohesive communities?
February 28, 2022
EU BRICC graduates 5,000 youth in Yobe state from vocational skills training
Mercy Corps and partners hold a graduation ceremony for 5000 youths in Yobe state, after a successful 3-6months vocational training and grants to help them start their businesses.
February 24, 2022
Feed the Future signs agreement to facilitate economic recovery
The USAID Feed the Future Nigeria Rural Resilience activity signed partnership agreements with private sector and civil society organizations.
February 23, 2022
Conflict prevention forum improves farmer-herder relations in Benue state
Neighboring communities of Benue and Nasarawa state, now enjoy a moment of peace, after several years of farmer-herder related conflict. Thanks to resolutions from CIPP supported conflict prevention forum.
February 22, 2022
Benue women leverage VSLA to promote women’s involvement in peacebuilding
Stories from women peace leaders driving change in their communities. How their inclusive and collaborative initiatives is supporting other women in Benue state, Nigeria.
February 11, 2022
Sustaining influence in implementing quick impact projects for peace
Sharing lessons from the COMITAS’ quick impact projects and how farmers and herder communities are bridging the gap through improved negotiation skills.