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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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Ogoni Day 2017: Civil Society Organizations and Stakeholders Further Call For Cleanup of Ogoni Land.

Ogoni Day 2017: Civil Society Organizations and Stakeholders Further Call For Cleanup of Ogoni Land.

The 2017 edition of the Ogoni Day celebration themed: “Peace and Unity for the Sustainable Development of Ogoni land” held at Bori, the traditional headquarters of ...
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Current spate of violence and insecurity in the Niger Delta region

Current spate of violence and insecurity in the Niger Delta region

Press Statement It appears the stage is set. The decorations and rehearsals are done and the spectators ready for another round of war games in ...
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The Petroleum Industry Bill; a short-sighted fiscal proposal

The Petroleum Industry Bill; a short-sighted fiscal proposal

The yet-to-be passed Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) proposes a new fiscal regime for Nigeria’s oil industry which would governs the economic benefits derived from petroleum ...
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Why is the #NigerDelta so important to #Nigeria & the world? Where is it? What's the environment like? What livelihoods do people have there? What's their history? What's the role of the oil & gas industry? Why is there conflict? Read our little overviews: https://t.co/2wmaYt1MWv https://t.co/DaX32iTGa8

Be sure to register for this free webinar tomorrow morning on accountability & transparency in #oilspill reporting in the #NigerDelta by our friends and partners @PolicyAlert and @NOSDRANigeria https://t.co/oun1e75uWG
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We invite you to be part of this event on "Oil Spill Reporting." It is brought to you by @NOSDRANigeria in collaboration with @Oxfam @Connected_dev and @PolicyAlert

📅: Sept 18, 2020
⏲️: 9am (WAT)
To Register: https://t.co/CbQhpaPNRS https://t.co/KgoQs8Gw0h

We partnered with @IITA_CGIAR to train 15 young people from #Ogoni, #NigerDelta, on welding to build a new cassava-processing plant. Now cassava can be grown AND processed in Ogoni, & these 15 ppl have a skilled #livelihood *for life*. Watch the video: https://t.co/mNKqusj49S

Nigeria is the world's 3rd largest importer of rice. We gave the opportunity for ppl living in the Niger Delta to grow their own rice, with enough to sell...& it worked! Now we've tested it, we need investment to give more ppl this chance. Watch the video: https://t.co/IwakdAJ2tL