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Make Water Affordable, Accessible and Available for Grassroots Women in Lagos State

Lagos state is surrounded by water yet only 10% of its inhabitants have access to safe public water supply (WASH Policy, Urban Water Master Plan). 70% living in peri-urban and rural areas are excluded from public water services. Access to safe drinking water is a basic human right to every citizen, and government should ensure… Continue reading Make Water Affordable, Accessible and Available for Grassroots Women in Lagos State

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Strengthening Traditional Birth Attendances for Improved Maternal and Child Health

It is the right of every woman to choose her health care provider and that of her baby. On the other hand, it is also the duty of government to ensure that all health care providers meets required standard for users. Traditional birth services have been an ancient practice especially in Africa. Even with modern… Continue reading Strengthening Traditional Birth Attendances for Improved Maternal and Child Health

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Make 2015 Elections Happen, Sensitization of Grassroots Women on how to Vote

To mark the 2015 International Women’s Day, the head of department for women Affair and Poverty Alleviation, Ojo local government Mrs. Kemi Adegbenro organized a one day sensitization workshop for grassroots women on how to cast their vote during the forthcoming elections. This event was organized in collaboration with a Non-Governmental Organization, Grassroot People and… Continue reading Make 2015 Elections Happen, Sensitization of Grassroots Women on how to Vote

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Local Government Community Engagement Dialogue on Participatory Budgeting

The belief of citizens of a society wherever there is a democracy, is that the dividends should reach them all and be proportional to their life style and standard of living. The Local Government Authority is the third tier of government and the nearest to the grassroots it is therefore under high expectation of the… Continue reading Local Government Community Engagement Dialogue on Participatory Budgeting

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Ebola Virus Awareness

Photo: http://www.internationalsos.com/ebola What is Ebola? Ebola is a filovirus named after a river in Zaire, its first site of discovery. This filovirus is usually fatal, and it affects monkeys, apes and humans. Filoviruses are string-shaped, with a little hook or loop at one end. The Ebola virus is among the most lethal diseases known to… Continue reading Ebola Virus Awareness