info@olivecommunitydevelopmentinitiative.org
main slider main slider main slider main slider main slider main slider main slider main slider main slider main slider main slider

2020 international Women`s Day Celebration

WVL NIGERIAN PROJECT

AT ILORIN WEST

MEDICAL OUTREACH

Health Project

IN ANAMBRA STATE

GIRL CHILD SENSITIZATION

Education

AT CDSS, OTTE

MALARIA SENSITIZATION

Health Project

IFELODUN LGA

MEDICAL OUTREACH

Health Project

IN ANAMBRA

GIRL CHILD SENSITIZATION

Education

AT LASOJU CHS

Menstrual Hygiene sensitisation

Health Project

At Ayegun secondary school, Eyenkorin.

Menstrual Hygiene sensitisation

Health Project

At BEN Comprehensive High School, Eyenkorin.

Menstrual Hygiene sensitisation

Health Project

At Community Secondary School, Apata Ajele, Eyenkorin.

International Children`s Day Celebration

Education

At Olive Building, Apata Ajele, Eyenkorin

WVL NIGERIA PROJECT

GBV INTERVENTION

KWARA STATE

Who We Are

OCDI is a non-governmental, non-religious and non-political organization that provides social services such as counseling, psychosocial support, empowerment, legal aid, welfare support and skill acquisition to women, girls and youths in Nigeria.

To see a society where women, girls and youths are able to cope with all challenges of life and live in dignity.

We promote the rights and empowerment of women, girls and youths through partnership and capacity building to enable social justice and help them live in a world free from poverty and diseases.

The organization was started by the CEO and her friends when she was asked to take up leadership responsibilities in Kwara State Polytechnic as the director of socials and the only female amongst all the executives. She realized the hassles young girls just getting into school face from older boys. She realized the girls lacks skills to resist sexual pressure, they are non-assertive and lack refusal skills. Female students also felt she must be someone so special and possess extra powers to be the only female in a male dominated environment. Sensitization and awareness program for girls in the school was carried out to address the issue.

about us photo

Recent Projects

project1

LAUNCHING OF KWARA STATE ACTION PLAN ON WOMEN, PEACE AND SECURITY UNSCR 1325

April 11th was a memorable day at OCDI, and Kwara State as a whole as her efforts towards the development of the State Action Plan (SAP) on Women, Peace and Security UNSCR 1325 yielded result ...

Read More
project1

INTERNATIONAL ADOLESCENT HEALTH WEEK COMMEMORATION

In commemoration of International Adolescent Health Week, Kwara State Primary Health Care Development Agency, partnered with Olive Community Development Initiative and other members of Novel Association for Youth Advocacy, to carry out sensitisation on ...

Read More
project1

KWARA STATE ACTION PLAN DEVELOPMENT ON WOMEN, PEACE, AND SECURITY

As part of the steps towards the development of Kwara State Action Plan on women, peace and security, Olive Community Development Initiative held a two days meeting at Ministry of Women Affairs, where committee ...

Read More

Testimonials

OUR PARTNERS

USAID
UKAID
DFID
VSO
KWARA STATE GOVERNMENT
LEPROSY MISSION INTERNATIONAL
NACA
SOCIETY FOR FAMILY HEALTH
THE WORLD BANK
ACTION AID NIGERIA
GLOBAL AFFAIRS CANADA
WOMEN VOICE AND LEADERSHIP NIGERIA PROJECT
Education
Community Development!
Environment
Volunteering!
Partnership
Donors and Volunteers
Advocacy
Community Involvement