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GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE AND ECONOMIC JUSTICE

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ADVOCACY VISIT TO ILOFFA, ON WOMEN PEACE AND SECURITY

As part of the measures to ensure women`s participation in important decision making to resolve conflict and secure peace in kwara state, OCDI embarked on an advocacy visit to traditional rulers in Ilofa, Oke-Ero local government Area of Kwara State.

During the visit, they advocated for the inclusion of women in peace and security committee in the community.The program is supported by Action-Aid Nigeria on her Women`s Voice and Leadership Nigeria project. 
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QUARTERLY MEETING

 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 ...

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TWO DAYS TRAINING FOR WPS DESK OFFICERS FROM 16 LGAs IN KWARA STATE, ON WOMEN, PEACE AND SECURITY

On 22nd of June 2022, OCDI organised a two days training for WPS desk officers from the 16 LGAs in kwara State, on Women, Peace and Security UNSCR 1325, at Ministry of Women Affairs conference hall on the 22nd and 23rd of June, 2022.

The program was organised to enlighten the WPS desk officers on Women, Peace and Security and also deliberate on how the State action plan on wps can be implemented across the local government. The desk officers were also exposed to the importance of case reporting and proper data management.

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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 as the document was launched. At the event the Commissioner for Women Affairs, Ministry of Women Affairs together with other state actors and dignitaries present committed to the implementation of the action plan after which an implementation committee for the Kwara SAP on Women, Peace and Security was inaugurated.

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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 members and other stakeholders with the support of a consultant, developed the implementation framework for women, peace and security, towards peace building and conflict resolution in the state.

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2022 INTERNATIONAL WOMEN`S DAY COMMEMORATION

Let`s #together break the BIAS! HAPPY WOMEN`S DAY

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HIGH LEVEL STAKEHOLDERS MEETING FOR ADVOCACY AND IMPLEMENTATION OF THE VAPP LAW

On 22nd June, OCDI partnered with the ministry of women Affairs and social development to organize a high-level stakeholder meeting for the gazetting and implementation of VAPP LAW.

The meeting had in attendance the commissioner of women affairs and social development, the permanent secretary, ministry of women affair, director women affair, representative from ministry of communication, ministry tertiary education, ministry of justice kwara state PPRO, kwara state police officer in charge, NSCDC, desk officer Gender, NOA, WOMICAN and CSOs working on GBV, NHRC to mention a few.

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SEXUAL AND GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE PLANNING MEETING.

Something is cooking!!!!!!!!!

CSOs working on SGBV, planning for the advocacy and implementation of the VAPP LAW in Kwara State.

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A DAY WORKSHOP WITH STAKEHOLDERS ON WOMEN, PEACE AND SECURITY IN KWARA STATE

OCDI yesterday 9th of November, 2021 held a 1 day workshop for the committee on Women Peace and Security in Kwara State saddled with the responsibility of developing a State Action plan on implementing UNSCR 1325 resolution on Women, Peace and Security in Kwara State.

The meeting had in attendance stakeholders from different Ministries and Agencies working on ensuring Peace and Security in Kwara State and everyone enlisted their commitment in doing their part to ensure that women are actively involved in peace and security in the State.

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