My Internship Experience So Far In CODE by John Paul

Hamzat Lawal October 31, 2016 0

Life has been good so far, but not very good when one has not yet experienced the real world before now! The reality of life somehow depends on the level of experience one has acquired. These and...

Memoirs of New Media, Citizens, and Governance Conference in Abuja #NMCG2016. By Olusegun Olagunju

Hamzat Lawal October 31, 2016 0

New Media, Citizens, and Governance Conference have come and gone but the memories will be with us for decades to come. Hosted by BudgIT, EiENigeria and Paradigm Initiative Nigeria. The event...

The Future We See Through the Open Government Partnership in #Nigeria

Oludotun Babayemi October 25, 2016 0

“Amongst the 70 member countries of the Open Government Partnership (OGP), African countries has the most ambitious commitments, and also has the least number of implementations of their...

DFID PARTNERSHIP TO ENGAGE, REFORM AND LEARN (PERL): MAPPING OF NATIONAL CIVIL SOCIETY GROUPS

Hamzat Lawal October 24, 2016 0

The civil society mapping forum held on October 21, 2016 at Bolton White Hotel, Abuja, organized by DFID (PERL), basically brought civil society groups from various part of the country together to...

The Early Days of Open Government Partnership in Nigeria: Issues of Coordination and Trust

Oludotun Babayemi October 24, 2016 0

So finally, after 3 years of intent, Nigeria got admitted into the Open Government Partnership (OGP) in July 2016 , a multilateral initiative that aims to secure concrete commitments from...

It’s not about the deadlines but living healthy

Steffia Imoesi October 18, 2016 0

“The time to relax is when you don’t have time for it.”– Sydney J. Harris An average Nigerian work 9 hours/day, 47 hours /week and we barely have time to rest, we are always in a hurry to get...

Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation in Nigeria – A Multi-Sectoral Approach

Chambers Umezulike October 17, 2016 0

On 13 and 14th of October 2016, the Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) in partnership with the Embassy of Germany organized a Workshop on Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation in Abuja, Nigeria...

Illicit Financial Flows and Taxation: The Way Forward for Africa

Chambers Umezulike October 17, 2016 0

The Fourth Pan African Conference on Illicit Financial Flows (IFFs) and Taxation was held in Abuja on 11th and 12th October 2016. It was co-choreographed by the United Nations Economic Commission...

Post #IODC16: Will The Real Open Data Movement Please Stand Up!

Oludotun Babayemi October 15, 2016 0

Isn’t it nice to be back in Europe after 2 months – this time in the city of Madrid, not to see the Santiago Bernebeu, or a bull fight, but for the 4th International Open Data...

Why we visualize Information for Advocacy

Hamzat Lawal October 13, 2016 0

A good design for visualizing information for advocacy is one that achieves its intended purpose within a network of cultural, social and political interactions. To use visual information for...