WI-HER News

February 2020

Supporting a Future without Violence in Bauchi State – Policy Activism Around the 2019 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign

2020-02-23T18:10:08+00:00

By Helen John, Gender, Social Inclusion, and Community Engagement Advisor, IHP Bauchi State, Nigeria UN logo for the 2019 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign Rape is universally considered to be having or performing sexual acts [...]

Supporting a Future without Violence in Bauchi State – Policy Activism Around the 2019 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign2020-02-23T18:10:08+00:00

Saving Kebbi State from Malnutrition: The Dream of a Local Girl

2020-02-23T18:00:36+00:00

By Nafisa Abubakar Zaki – Gender, Social Inclusion & Community Engagement Advisor (GSICEA), IHP Kebbi State, Nigeria The first 1,000 days of a child’s life offer a unique window of opportunity for preventing undernutrition and its consequences. (UNICEF) Participants [...]

Saving Kebbi State from Malnutrition: The Dream of a Local Girl2020-02-23T18:00:36+00:00

Reflecting on My CCT Journey in Kebbi State

2020-02-23T18:01:30+00:00

Participants gather at workshop on conditional cash transfers and reaching marginalized population September 18th and 19th, 2019 at Kamba Motel, Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi State By Nafisa Abubakar Zaki – Gender, Social Inclusion & Community Engagement Advisor – IHP [...]

Reflecting on My CCT Journey in Kebbi State2020-02-23T18:01:30+00:00

January 2020

Reflection of my fall internship experience at WI-HER

2020-01-10T16:03:16+00:00

By Clarissa Hilber Clarissa Hilber I interned for WI-HER in the fall of 2019, for two months. The internship has been a great way to expand my knowledge of the public health field and its relation to policy [...]

Reflection of my fall internship experience at WI-HER2020-01-10T16:03:16+00:00

IHP, Ministry of Women and Children Affairs, UNICEF, and Sultan Collaborate to Protect Children in Sokoto State

2020-01-07T17:07:11+00:00

By Aisha Ahmed, IHP Gender, Social Inclusion, and Community Engagement Advisor, Sokoto State, Nigeria and Morgan Mickle, Gender Specialist, WI-HER, LLC “The initial Child Rights Act was a document which did not include the wider community and as such, did [...]

IHP, Ministry of Women and Children Affairs, UNICEF, and Sultan Collaborate to Protect Children in Sokoto State2020-01-07T17:07:11+00:00

December 2019

Join WI-HER in supporting ILO C190

2019-12-16T10:40:59+00:00

By Kelly Dale, Gender Specialist Yesterday was the last of the 16 days of activism against gender-based violence, WI-HER calls on legislators and policy members to step up and fulfill their global commitments to prevent and adequately respond to violence. [...]

Join WI-HER in supporting ILO C1902019-12-16T10:40:59+00:00

Building Capacity for Research: Announcing WI-HER’s Desk Review Development Training

2019-12-11T14:08:30+00:00

By: Maddison Hall When I joined WI-HER in the Fall of 2018, I had just returned to school as a Master of Public Health candidate in the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University. I immediately began working on [...]

Building Capacity for Research: Announcing WI-HER’s Desk Review Development Training2019-12-11T14:08:30+00:00

November 2019

News/Press Release:  Violence Against Persons Prohibition Act Stakeholder Sensitization Meeting Success Ahead of 2019 16 Days Celebrations, Bauchi, Nigeria

2019-11-25T16:55:47+00:00

November 22, 2019 By Helen John, IHP Gender, Social Inclusion, and Community Engagement Advisor, Bauchi State, Nigeria and Morgan Mickle, Gender Specialist, WI-HER, LLC Participants at VAPP Stakeholder Sensitization Meeting pose for group photograph. Photo Credit: Max Photos [...]

News/Press Release:  Violence Against Persons Prohibition Act Stakeholder Sensitization Meeting Success Ahead of 2019 16 Days Celebrations, Bauchi, Nigeria2019-11-25T16:55:47+00:00

Monitoring and Measuring Social Accountability: What does inclusiveness look like?

2019-11-25T12:04:26+00:00

Allison Annette Foster, Thumbiko Msiska, and Marleen Vellekoop.  November 20, 2019 Napoleão Bernardes, popular two-time mayor of Blumenau Brazil, opened the annual GPSA Forum 2019 this week. Speaking to a full house of global participants at the World Bank meeting [...]

Monitoring and Measuring Social Accountability: What does inclusiveness look like?2019-11-25T12:04:26+00:00