Linkages in the Construction Industry

Quality delivery and client satisfaction are important factors in the construction industry. To enhance these factors in the Niger Delta region, PIND in partnership with Construction Kaiser Limited seeks to develop a Construction Industry Linkages Project aimed at bringing about access to better-skilled artisans and price competitive quality goods and services for large construction firms…

Local Artisanal Development

Project Description Quality delivery and client satisfaction are important factors in the construction industry. To enhance these factors in the Niger Delta region, PIND in partnership with Construction Kaiser Limited seeks to develop a Local Artisanal Development project aimed at developing local artisans and small artisanal supply firms for productivity in the construction industry. This…

Electricity Value Chain Project

Energy plays a vital role in economic growth, progress, and development yet an estimated 60-70% of communities in the Niger Delta are off grid, and those who are connected suffer from frequent outages. Improved access to dependable electricity for industry, business, micro-enterprises and households, coupled with other enabling factors, increases economic growth, generates meaningful employment…

Support to State and Federal Governments

Support to State and Federal Governments is an aspect of PIND’s Advocacy for Niger Delta Development (ANDD) program. The ANDD is a multi-faceted initiative for raising awareness about economic development needs and issues in the Niger Delta and promoting collective action to address them under PIND’s four thematic program areas. Read more here. Through the…

Media for Development

By harnessing the power of film, video, and radio, the M4D unit serves as an essential tool for PIND to effectively use media to inform and educate stakeholders about key issues and needs in the Niger Delta. The unit provides media training for developmental organisations as well as media support to help build their capacity,…

Delta State Government Partnership

Delta State is one of the States in the Niger Delta region. As part of its Support to State and Federal Governments project, PIND is currently negotiating a partnership with the Delta State Government to inform and influence policies, decisions, knowledge, attitudes and behaviours of the government to support pro-poor, sustainable, and equitable economic growth…

Peace Messaging

A major part of the peace building work that Partners for Peace (P4P) members at community level do is peace messaging.  All nine P4P chapters use popular local radio and television shows to sensitize the population on socio-economic benefits of peace in their communities, and engage in active social media outreach to young people in…

Gender Policy and Training

PIND envisions an egalitarian and peaceful society that guarantees equal rights and equitable access to and control of productive resources; ensuring that individuals are empowered to create wealth and overcome poverty and disease irrespective of sex and other demographic differentials. Through our four programs of Economic Development; Capacity Building; Peace Building; and Advocacy and Analysis, we are making…

Local Capacity Building Program (LCBP)

PIND’s Local Capacity Building Project (LCBP) aims to build the capacity of individuals within government, civil society, and communities. PIND believes environments conducive to economic growth are those with strong mechanisms for service delivery, planning, transparency, accountability and public-private dialogue.   Background In March 2011, the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) announced that it had…

Advocacy, Awareness and Civic Engagement (ADVANCE)

The ADVANCE program seeks to build the institutional and operational capacity of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) throughout Nigeria to improve public decision making, local governance and project development for equitable socioeconomic growth. Background In February 2011, PIND signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with USAID/Nigeria for an integrated Peace and Development Alliance (IPDA) to reduce…