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Category Archives: African Youths

My Neighbour’s Polio Plight vs my Brother’s Misery of Measles

#MyVaccineMyLife Blog Series: Over the years, Immunization has been a major strategy aimed towards achieving optimal results in global health. In Nigeria, it is targeted at reducing child mortality rate hence the primary objective to vaccinate all children below the age of one against polio and childhood killer diseases like pneumonia, measles, diarrhea, whooping cough, […]

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JOB OPENING – STATE PROJECT CONSULTANTS (2 positions)

The African Youth Initiative on Population, Health and Development (AfrYPoD) is an international youth- focused organization registered in Nigeria recognized by the United Nations. AfrYPoD carries out research based advocacy activities to highlight development gaps, propose innovative solutions and develop youth-centered strategies that promote sustainable development. Currently, AfrYPoD is implementing the Youth Advocacy for Sustainable […]

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JOB OPENING – ADVOCACY CONSULTANT

The African Youth Initiative on Population, Health and Development (AfrYPoD) is an international youth- focused organization registered in Nigeria recognized by the United Nations. AfrYPoD carries out research based advocacy activities to highlight development gaps, propose innovative solutions and develop youth-centered strategies that promote sustainable development. AfrYPoD is implementing the Generational Advocacy by Youth to […]

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My Volunteer Experience at AfrYPoD: IFUNANYA NNAEMEKA

Volunteering with AfrYPoD was a remarkable opportunity to work with a youthful and passionate team who set the pace to promoting sustainable development and accountable leadership as well as empower young people to drive this change. I volunteered with AfrYPoD for two months. I had an amazing experience learning, even as I gained visibility in […]

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Proposed NGO bill in Nigeria [Download]

  HB585 – Proposed NGO bill in Nigeria Click to Download HB585 – Proposed NGO bill in Nigeria

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STATEMENT ON INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY

The African Youth Initiative on Population, Health and Development joins young persons the world over in celebrating the annual International Youth Day. This year’s international youth day is aptly themed “The Road to 2030: Eradicating Poverty and Achieving Sustainable Consumption and Production” focuses on the leading role young people play in poverty eradication and achieving […]

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World Population Day – Press Statement

Today, 11th July 2016, African Youth Initiative on Population, Health and Development (AfrYPoD) joins the world to celebrate World Population Day, themed “Investing in Teenage Girls”. This presents an opportunity to celebrate significant strides by governments, non-government and Teenage Girl efforts of ordinary people breaking through cultural barriers and strongholds opposed to educating teenage girls […]

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#NotTooYoungToRun Bill HB.544 [Download]

A BILL FOR AN ACT TO ALTER THE PROVISION OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA, 1999 AND FOR OTHER MATTERS CONNECTED THEREWITH Sponsored by Hon. Tony Nwulu Click to Download #NotTooYoungToRun Bill HB.544

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#YouthDay: #AfrYPoD Charges African Leaders on Effective Utilization of Youth Demographic Dividend

A TEXT OF PRESS STATEMENT TO MARK THE 2015 INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY AND THE FORMAL LAUNCH OF AfrYPoD Today, 12th August was in 1999 designated as the International Youth Day by the United Nations general assembly to recognise the efforts of world youth in enhancing global society. This year’s International Youth Day has as its […]

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