Strengthening Advocacy for Civic Engagement (SACE)

The objective of this project is to strengthen civil society’s ability to influence the development and implementation of key democratic reforms at the national, state, and local levels and also support increased engagement and efficacy of civil society to influence public institutions whose function it is to serve citizens’ interests.   Background The Strengthening Advocacy and…

Non-Violent Election Project

Elections in Nigeria are usually accompanied by violence and unrest consequently, every election season there is an increase in the number of deaths, kidnappings, destruction of public and private properties. PIND in partnership with Academic Associates PeaceWorks implemented a non-violent election project in three States in the Niger Delta – Bayelsa, Delta and Rivers States.…

Water, Sanitation And Hygiene (WASH)

The severity of the WASH needs in Nigeria’s Niger Delta cuts across communities and institutions in urban, peri-urban and rural settings, with largely dysfunctional and non-existent WASH facilities and services, such as: safe sanitary disposal of human waste, hand washing and water supply facilities, etc. Facilities for WASH are either grossly inadequate or simply not…

Efficient technologies (Adjustable Harvester, SSPE, Malaysian Knife)

Efficient technologies seek to increase and enhance the efficiency and profitability of Palm Oil Farmers in the Niger Delta region. In line with improving technology, improving access to resources and facilitating system change in the palm oil sector, PIND facilitated the introduction and promotion of the Adjustable Palm Fruit Harvester, the Small-Scale Processing Equipment (SSPE), and the Malaysian…

Niger Delta Way Forward (NDWF)

Every stakeholder in the Niger Delta desires a Niger Delta that thrives under a secure environment and a robust economy where jobs are available for young people, particularly the women. In an attempt to ensure that this desire is actualized, PIND in partnership with four non-governmental organisations – Facility for Oil Sector Transparency (FOSTER), Nigeria…

Capacity Building for Local Empowerment (CAPABLE) project

Our Capacity Building for Local Empowerment (CAPABLE) project seeks to enhance the institutional and technical capacity of development organisations and Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in the Niger Delta to achieve their goals and objectives As Nigerian local development organisations including civil society organisations, business membership associations, community-based organisations and some development oriented government agencies strive…