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Webinar: oil spills, gas flaring, and environmental monitoring in the Niger Delta
Webinar: oil spills, gas flaring, and environmental monitoring in the Niger Delta
Monday 29 April 2019 10:00 EST / 15:00 London / 15:00 Abuja Online, via zoom.us ...
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Socio-economic rehabilitation and re-integration of ex-cultists
Socio-economic rehabilitation and re-integration of ex-cultists
Summary With little in the way of livelihood opportunities, some young people are lured into ...
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Piloting digital livelihoods with the Ken Saro-Wiwa Foundation Innovation Hub
Piloting digital livelihoods with the Ken Saro-Wiwa Foundation Innovation Hub
Summary Nigeria has experienced significant flows of people from rural to urban areas, where opportunities ...
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Testing the Community Block Farming approach to growing rice in the Niger Delta
Testing the Community Block Farming approach to growing rice in the Niger Delta
Summary SDN conducted research in 2017, and field tests in 2018, on what livelihood strategies ...
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Six things the Federal Government should prioritise in the Niger Delta following the 2019 elections
Six things the Federal Government should prioritise in the Niger Delta following the 2019 elections
SDN has been engaging with the Federal Government, international community, and others, over some immediate ...
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Contributing to credible elections and the development of good governance in Bayelsa State
Contributing to credible elections and the development of good governance in Bayelsa State
The Bayelsa state election is slated for December 2019–off-cycle to the majority of state elections ...
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Innovating livelihood options for the planned restoration of Ogoniland
Innovating livelihood options for the planned restoration of Ogoniland
Summary The Ogoniland area of the Niger Delta region has experienced widespread contamination from petroleum ...
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Joint Statement on Rivers State Elections (11.03.19) Suspension
Joint Statement on Rivers State Elections (11.03.19) Suspension
[Note, the following statement refers only to the postponement of the Rivers State Elections on ...
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Observation of the Governorship, State Houses of Assembly and FCT Area Council Elections
Observation of the Governorship, State Houses of Assembly and FCT Area Council Elections
Issued: 2:00pm Sunday, 10th March 2019 The Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room (Situation Room) continued ...
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Conduct of the 2019 Governorship, State Assembly and FCT Area Council Elections
Conduct of the 2019 Governorship, State Assembly and FCT Area Council Elections
Issued: 2:00pm Saturday, 9th March 2019 Introduction With votes on-going in the 2019 Governorship and ...
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Nigerian governorship elections: an update
Nigerian governorship elections: an update
Nigeria is in the middle of an election season, and the challenges involved in organising ...
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Governorship, State Assembly and F.C.T Area Council Elections
Governorship, State Assembly and F.C.T Area Council Elections
Issued 12.00pm: Thursday, 7th March 2019 On Saturday 9th March 2019, Nigerians will come out ...
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Aquaculture & Agriculture, piloting twin alternatives to the Artisanal Oil Industry  in Bayelsa State.
Aquaculture & Agriculture, piloting twin alternatives to the Artisanal Oil Industry in Bayelsa State.
Summary In 2018, SDN engaged remote communities, heavily involved in the artisanal oil industry - ...
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Collation and Announcement of the 2019 Presidential Election Results
Collation and Announcement of the 2019 Presidential Election Results
Issued: 8:00pm Tuesday, 26 February 2019 Introduction The Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room (Situation Room) ...
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Conduct of the 2019 Presidential and National Assembly Elections on 23 February 2019
Conduct of the 2019 Presidential and National Assembly Elections on 23 February 2019
Issued: 9:00 Monday, 25th February 2019 Introduction Following from its observation of the 2019 Nigerian ...
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Increasing Women’s Participation in Politics in the Niger Delta
Increasing Women’s Participation in Politics in the Niger Delta
The Women in Governance project is an exciting new nine-month project by SDN, in partnership ...
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Statement on INEC’s Postponement of the 2019 Elections
Statement on INEC’s Postponement of the 2019 Elections
[SDN is a member of the Civil Society Situation Room which is made up of ...
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Niger Delta Watch 2019 – Webinar #3
Niger Delta Watch 2019 – Webinar #3
Wednesday 20 February 201910:00 EST / 15:00 London / 16:00 AbujaOnline, via zoom.us – a joining URL ...
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Research on women’s participation in politics in the Niger Delta
Research on women’s participation in politics in the Niger Delta
Call for Expression of Interest Background: Women’s participation in politics in Nigeria and the Niger ...
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Niger Delta Watch 2019 – Webinar #2
Niger Delta Watch 2019 – Webinar #2
Wednesday 06 February 20191000 EST / 15:00 London / 16:00 AbujaOnline, via zoom.us – a ...
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