OCDI with suport from Action-Aid Nigeria on her Women`s Voice and Leadership Nigeria Project, organised a quarterly meeting for State Action Plan ( SAP) on Women, Peace and Security UNSCR 1325, at , Ministry of Women Affairs conference hall, with participants from the 16 LGAs in Kwara State.
In attendance, the Honourable Commisioner, Ministry of Women Affairs, committe members on SAP, Director Child, Ministry of Women Affairs, Director Women, Ministry of Women Affairs, Gender Desk Officers from the 16 LGAs in Kwara State, and OCDI staff.
The meeting was carried out in order to elicit information from participants concerning the challenges they have encoutered in their various LGAs with regard to data capturing and reporting, and to deliberate on the measures that should be put in place to enable participants capture data and report smoothly.
A data capturing tool developed by OCDI was distributed to all participants to deliberate on it and make comments with regard to their respective LGAs, as each participant will be using the template in the various LGAs.
After several deliberations, comments and remarks were made with regard to the data capturing template. It was agreed that certain indicators be included to better suite the various Local Governemnt Areas in the state.