Stakeholder Democracy Network (SDN) was established as a non-governmental not-for-profit organisation in 2004 to support those affected by the extractives industry and weak governance.

We work with communities and engage with governments, companies and other stakeholders to ensure the promotion and protection of human rights, including the right to a healthy environment. Our work currently focuses on the Niger Delta.

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PRESS RELEASE: Amid new concerns over the Ogoniland clean-up, UNEP’s departure will worsen the situation and the people of Ogoniland deserve better

PRESS RELEASE: Amid new concerns over the Ogoniland clean-up, UNEP’s departure will worsen the situation and the people of Ogoniland deserve better

Recent news coverage has highlighted further concerns about the credibility and quality of Nigeria’s largest oil spill clean-up, including poor implementation of remediation techniques and ...
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Promoting climate smart agriculture and access to finance for smallholder farmers in Bayelsa state

Promoting climate smart agriculture and access to finance for smallholder farmers in Bayelsa state

Access to finance is one of the biggest barriers to growth and productivity for SMEs and smallholder farmers and fisher folks. In riverine communities, accessing ...
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Register to vote in the 2023 Election FAQ

Register to vote in the 2023 Election FAQ

This page will be updated if and when new information becomes available through INEC Nigeria What is Continuous Voter Registration?To vote in the 2023 elections, ...
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Lives will continue to be lost without a comprehensive government plan on oil theft and artisanal oil refining - SDN Statement on Rivers refinery explosion

Lives will continue to be lost without a comprehensive government plan on oil theft and artisanal oil refining – SDN Statement on Rivers refinery explosion

This weekend saw the latest tragic incident involving an artisanal oil refinery, with over 100 people reportedly killed in an explosion on the border of ...
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International oil companies are making record profits but hundreds of communities in the #NigerDelta suffer from the pollution their operations cause –what will it take to finally see this cleaned up?

Read this article to learn more⏩ https://t.co/92WOXB4sqF

@WTBClowes @ed_reed
Hilda Dokubo will be live on @NigeriaInfoPH today at 1:30pm-2:00pm on our #WeYOUProRadioProgramme to discuss the Women & Youth Agenda for Rivers State.

She is the Labour Party House of Representatives Candidate, Asari-Toru/Akuku-Toru Federal Constituency, Rivers State.

Tune in. https://t.co/yFAxkj5JgI
#WeYOUPRORadioProgramme

Tune into @WazobiaFMPH today at 12:00-12:30pm and listen to the Labour Party House of Representatives Candidate, Asari-
Toru/Akuku-Toru Federal Constituency, Rivers State:

Hilda Dokubo.

Join the conversation.

#EqualNaija #WeYOUPro https://t.co/4uHaDCPsbK
SDN together with our Civic Space Watch Cluster members have carried out campaigns aimed
at the domestication/mobilization of the Criminal Justice Act in the Niger Delta.

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